TIMOTHY 'TIM' HAWKINS SR.
Mr. Timothy "Tim" Hawkins Sr., 81, passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013, at Fishermen's Hospital. Tim was a resident of Marathon for 53 years, coming from Newton, Ga. He was a general contractor for driveways, seawalls and docks in the Florida Keys. He was preceded in his passing by his parents and other family members. Surviving relatives include his loving wife of 46 years, Doris A. Hawkins of Marathon, Fla.; his son, Timothy Hawkins Jr., also of Marathon; his daughter, Juanita Deon Hawkins of Atlanta, Ga.; numerous other family members and a host of loving friends. Visitation was held Tuesday at St. Paul AME Methodist Church in Marathon. Per his request, his final burial will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in Newton, Ga., at the Thankful Baptist Church. Out of town arrangements are entrusted to Meadows Funeral Home, 325 S. Madison St., Albany, GA 31701, 229-439-2262. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Grace Jones day care or Hospice of Florida Keys, Marathon. Local arrangements are entrusted to Castillo & Thurston's Key West Mortuary and staff.