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Funeral services for Dorothy Anne Nichols Hawkins, age 83, of Prosperity will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Prosperity. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Hawkins, beloved wife of Paul L. Hawkins passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2018. Born in Newberry, SC, she was a daughter of the late Willie Herman Nichols and Ruby Dominick Nichols. She loved the Lord with all her heart. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking for her family and spending time with loved ones. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her grandchildren and great-grands affectionately called her Meme. She graduated from Newberry High School in 1952 and attended Piedmont Tech. She retired from the Newberry County Water Authority.

She is survived by her husband, Paul L. Hawkins; daughter, Pamela H. Brown (Harvey) of Lexington; son, Paul Kent Hawkins of Prosperity. There are four grandchildren, Erica Waites (Tony) of Lexington, Mindy Hope (Rick) of Irmo, Jessika Peters (Jake) of Lugoff and Caitlin Norris (Ryan) of Hilton Head. Great-grandchildren are Paul and Emery Waites, Tyler and Brice Peters and Isaac Hope and a little baby girl to be born in May. She is also survived by her siblings, Bobbie Smith, Jerry Nichols, Peggy Morris, Allen Nichols and Dale Longshore. She was predeceased by her brother, Willie Nichols.

Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 4056 St. Luke's Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be Mark Roberts, Brent Richardson, Anthony Dennis, Alex Harold, Enoch Boozer and Mel Rabb.

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#13 The Weavers 2018-02-21 07:21
We are so very sorry for your loss. “May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and gave everlasting comfort and good hope...comfort your hearts and make you firm.”​—2 Thess. 2:16, 17
#12 Jean Counts 2018-02-20 11:55
The Hawkins/Nichols Family - We send our sympathy to all the family of Anne. Our thoughts and prayers are with you now.
The Bundrick Family - Alberta Dominick, "Tip" Whitman, and Jean Counts
#11 Celia Dodgen 2018-02-14 01:33
Bobbie, Peggy and others in your family: I was so sorry to read of your sister's passing. God will comfort all of you in the days ahead.
#10 Drucie C. Eaddy 2018-02-13 15:27
Paul, Just learned of Anne's death and wanted you to know that I am thinking of you. Your parents and my parents were such good friends and I could keep up with you through them. You had a long, good, and happy marriage. These memories will last on. Drucie Connelly Eaddy, PHS 1951
#9 PAULA STEWART 2018-02-13 12:04
Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family in losing Anne. May God bless all of you.

Paula Mills Stewart and Joan Mills
#8 Beth jackson Dawn 2018-02-12 21:08
Kent so sorry to hear of your moms passing.
#7 Susie Berry 2018-02-12 11:15
May God wrap His Loving Arms around you all!
Susie Nichols Berry
#6 Pamela Martin 2018-02-12 10:20
A kind,sweet neighbor whom shall be missed terribly. Our deepest condolences are extended. LOVE to all.
Pamela and Bobby Martin
#5 Allene Dawkins 2018-02-11 18:14
I'm so sorry to hear about Anne. My thoughts & prayers are with all of the family. May God help you in the days & months ahead. God's peace to all of you!!
#4 Donna Cotney Berley 2018-02-11 09:58
Mr. Paul, Kent and family, Miss Anne was a beautiful woman, inside and outside. I pray for God's grace, comfort, and strength to surround your family at this time, and in the days and months ahead.
#3 Renee Harmon 2018-02-10 18:54
So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you.
#2 Bobby Joe Taylor 2018-02-10 14:43
Dearest Pam and Kent, so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. She was and will always be your best friend. May the LORD'S presence guide you thru this time of sorrow...
#1 Billy & Edith Morris 2018-02-10 11:36
Paul and family,
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Anne. She was one of the nicest ladies and always had a smile. May all your memories be sweet ones
Billy & Edith Morris