Brenda Pearl Brown Hawkins, 73, passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021. Born on January 6, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Furman Brown and Ersell Blackwell Waddell and the widow of Alvin Bruce Hawkins. She was the first female welder with Daniels Construction.
Survivors include four children, Dana Machelle Edwards, Brian Scott Hawkins, Kelly Brenda Hawkins and Kevin Bruce Hawkins; a brother, Jim Waddell; three sisters, Dianne Hawkins, LIbby Pearson and Sylvia Pack; 14 grandchildren, Chaz, Blake, Destiney, Dalton, Cheyenne, Tanner, Dakota, Levi, Stonie, Madison, Arizona, Logan, Seth and Destin; and four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a brother, Jerry Brown; two sisters, Dale Reid and Cathy Arnold; and a great-grandchild, Arabella Wright.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 17, 2021 at Stribling Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Stribling Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ernest Barr officiating. Interment will be held at Hillcrest Memory Gardens.
The families will be at their respective homes.
Condolences may be made to www.striblingfuneralhome.net.