Lisbon- Mary Hawkins, 90, passed away at 1:52pm, Saturday, November 27, 2021 in the emergency room at the Salem Regional Medical Center.
Mrs. Hawkins was born October 28, 1931 in Lisbon, a daughter of the late Thomas and Bernadette (Martin) Wickey.
She was a member of the New Lisbon Presbyterian Church, where she sang in the choir and enjoyed helping in the kitchen and dining room, and along with her friend Margaret McCamon, made the communion bread at the church for over 30 years.
Mary was an avid reader and enjoyed cooking and baking.
Her husband, Harold “Bud” Hawkins, whom she married December 19, 1949, preceded her in death on May 1, 2014.
Mary is survived by her brother, and sister-in-law, Tom and Shirley Wickey of Columbiana; a niece, Chiristine Shefler of St. Petersburg, Florida; sister-in-law, Dorothy Cole of Carrolton, Ohio; and brother-in-law, Robert Hawkins of Canal Fulton, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews on her husband, Bud’s side of the family.
Following her wishes, no calling hours will be observed. A funeral service will be held at 11am, Thursday, December 2, 2021 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home with Rev. Stephen Broache officiating. Private burial will take place at Grove Hill Cemetery, Hanoverton.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mary's memory to the charity of the donor's choice.
Friends may also view Mary’s memorial tribute page, share memories, and leave condolences at www.eells-leggett-stauffer.com