Frank E. Hawkins

Frank E. Hawkins

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Greer Frank Eugene Hawkins, 85, passed away April 15, 2021.


A native of Greer, son of the late William R. and Ressie Bagwell Hawkins, he was a United States Army Veteran, retired from Hoechst Celanese and a member of Praise Cathedral.


Surviving are his wife of 60 years, June “Runt” Galloway Hawkins of the home; two daughters, Tina Swafford (Van) and Renee Hawkins (Mark), and a very special brother, Marion “Straw” Hawkins, all of Greer; five grandchildren, Steven Hawkins (Leslie), Kacie Marcus Rupert (Deanne), Blake Swafford (Sara Ashleigh), Chase Marcus (Alex), Brooke Lacell (Richie); and five great-grandchildren.


A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Praise Cathedral conducted by Pastor Jerry Madden, Pastor Tommy Harvey and Tony Tipton. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery.


Visitation will be 1:30-2:45 p.m. Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Praise Cathedral before the funeral service.


Pallbearers will be Steven Hawkins, Blake Swafford, Chase Marcus, Richie Lacell, Jason Galloway and Charles Templeton.


Memorials may be made to Praise Cathedral- Building Fund, 3390 Brushy Creek Road, Greer, SC 29650.


The family would like to give a special thank you to Crescent Hospice for all of their love and care.


Online condolences may be made to

The Greer Citizen

317 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

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