Miriam Hawkins PDF Print E-mail

Miriam Fulmer Hawkins, 86, of Prosperity, widow of James Clyde Hawkins, died Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at the Saluda Nursing Center.

Born on October 28, 1932 in Prosperity, she was the daughter of the late Herbert Samuel Fulmer, Sr. and Grace Shealy Fulmer. Mrs. Hawkins worked for many years at Old School Manufacturing and with American Greetings. She was a life-long member of Macedonia Lutheran Church where she was very active in the Adult Sunday School Class, the Senior Choir, the Fellowship Circle, the Goldies, the Lakeshore Linedancers and the Macedonia Quilters.

She is survived by her children, Edith Hawkins, Gail (Joel) Black and Patrick (Melanie) Hawkins; grandchildren, Joshua (Shannon) Black, Lauren Black and fiance, Steven Venegas, Claire Hawkins and Ben Hawkins; great-grandchildren, Ana Black and Tyra Black; brothers, Robert (Helen) Fulmer and Monroe (Juanita) Fulmer; sisters-in-law, Judy (Joe) Kesler and Linda Pitts. Mrs. Hawkins was predeceased by a daughter, Pamela Susan Hawkins and a brother, Herbert Samuel Fulmer, Jr.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Macedonia Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Macedonia Church Choir Robe Fund, 49 Macedonia Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be Jason Fulmer, Grady Fulmer, Charles Fulmer, Ernie Fulmer, Billy Pitts, Paul Shealy, Billy Caldwell and Russell Pitts.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Macedonia Goldies.

The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of the Saluda Nursing Center units A & B as well as Dr. William Sawyer for their loving care to Miriam.

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#22 Heather 2018-12-31 13:13
May you find comfort in knowing that Miriam is safe in the memory of Jehovah God, who will remember every detail about her and bring her back again. John 5:28,29 "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out"
#21 Eddie W Norris 2018-12-30 12:56
My sincerest sympathy to this family!
#20 Janet Alewine 2018-12-30 10:09
Jerry and I are extremely sorry to hear of the passing out your Mother. God bless y'all and believe that she is in a better place and you will see her again one day. Peace be with you.
Love, Janet and Jerry Alewine
#19 gc 2018-12-29 09:15
My sincere condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort give you the comfort you need to endure this difficult time and the days ahead (2 Corinthians 1:3,4)
#18 Keith & Brenda Turne 2018-12-29 07:26
May you and your family sense the Lord's loving presence today, keeping you close to his heart and his loving grace.Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family,Love all of you.
#17 Carolyn Torrence 2018-12-28 19:09
My heartfelt sympathy to Miriam's family. Miriam was a
beautiful christian lady. May God give you His Peace
Carolyn Torrence
#16 Barbara L. Stanford 2018-12-28 13:02
I'm very sorry for the loss of Miriam and send deepest sympathy to her close loved ones. She was such a fine lady whom our larger family was blessed to have. Our Father's peace be with us.
#15 Kathy & Sims Peel 2018-12-28 00:08
So sorry about "Miss Miriam". Miss her so much. She was a beautiful lady
#14 becky pugh 2018-12-27 11:30
Patrick and Melanie, Have been thinking of you. I have know Miriam almost as long as I have lived here. She was a fine lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
#13 Glenn Kunkle 2018-12-27 11:23
You all have my deepest sympathy. May God's love comfort you and give you peace at this sad time.
#12 Cheryl R. Bedenbaugh 2018-12-27 10:09
I am so sorry to hear of Mrs. Miriam’s passing. Sincerest sympathy to her family. God bless each of you during these difficult days. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Cheryl Bedenbaugh
#11 Vicki Hendrix 2018-12-27 09:00
Patrick & family,
I am so sorry for your loss. May your memories bring you comfort. You and your family will be in my prayers.

Vicki Hendrix
#10 Teresa Frick-Portwoo 2018-12-27 07:59
I am sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers now and in the days ahead. Take care.
#9 Sheriff Lee Foster 2018-12-27 07:54
Please accept our sympathy on your family's loss. May a life well lived serve as a testimony and offer some relief of your grief. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia, and Jennylee
#8 Teresa Frick-Portwod 2018-12-27 06:31
I am sorry for your loss.My prayers are with you now and in the days ahead.Take care.
#7 Dottie Tolbert 2018-12-27 06:16
My sympathies go out to all of you. Her kindness was always felt when you would talk to her. May God comfort you all now and the coming year.
#6 Louann Minick Frick 2018-12-27 02:07
You have my deepest sympathy for the loss of Mrs. Miriam. I pray for God's comfort and His unspeakable peace.
#5 Josh and April Hughe 2018-12-26 21:25
Prayers for all of the family during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss. Ms. Miriam was a sweet lady and she will be missed.
#4 Edwin & Barbara Dowd 2018-12-26 19:03
Patrick, Melanie, Claire and Ben, we are so
sorry to hear of your Mother's/Grandmother's
passing. May God give you his peace that passes all understanding in this time of you great sorrow. We will be praying for you all. Love Edwin and Barbara
#3 Billy & Edith Morris 2018-12-26 16:56
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Mrs. Miriam. She was such a sweet lady. May all your memories be wonderful.
Billy & Edith Morris
#2 Rodney & Mary 2018-12-26 15:11
we extend our sympathies to the family. We pray God will wrap this arms around you and give you peace. Rodney & Mary
#1 debbie shealy 2018-12-26 14:26
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with each of you through this difficult time.
Debbie and Kenneth Shealy