James R. Hawkins

June 05, 1927 ‒ August 21, 2002

Mount Vernon, Ohio

James R. Hawkins, age 75, of Strongsville, Ohio and formerly of Mount Vernon, died Wednesday August 21, 2002 at his residence. He was born on June 5, 1927 in Mount Vernon to the late Edgar and Carita (Shoults) Hawkins. Mr. Hawkins was a teacher at Middleburg Heights Junior High. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Scottish Rite.

He is survived by his wife Doris (Vasbinder) Hawkins of Cleveland, two daughters, Janis Hawkins of Mount Vernon and Carol Hawkins of Cleveland. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call Friday from 6 to 9 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home where a Masonic service will be held at 9 PM. A funeral service will be held Saturday at 11 AM at the funeral home with Rev. Paul Mc Millan officiating. Burial will follow in Wolf Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Stillwell, Ohio.