Marion 'Straw' Hawkins

Marion 'Straw' Hawkins

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Marion “Straw” Hawkins, 91, passed away January 6, 2024.

A native of Greer, son of the late William R. and Ressie Bagwell Hawkins, he was a U.S. Army Veteran, a retired employee from Lyman Printing & Finishing, owner of Straw’s Gym, fan of Game Fowl, and member of Victor United Methodist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Connie Satterfield Hawkins of the home; a son, Chris and his wife Linda of Greer; a daughter, Cindy of Woodlands, Texas; two grandchildren, Lee Dumas (Marne), Jason Herman (Kristen); and three great-grandchildren, Anna, Harold and Ransom.

He was predeceased by five brothers, James, Fred, Ned, Dan and Frank Hawkins, and four sisters, Mary Cannon, Middie Hawkins, Earline Smith and Marie Howard.

A graveside service with Military Honors will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, January 10, 2024, at the Mountain View Cemetery conducted by Lee Dumas, Kenny Howard and Jason Herman.

Memorials may be made to Greer Community Ministries, Post Office Box 1372, Greer, SC 29652.

Online condolences may be made at

The Greer Citizen

317 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

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