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Russell Hawkins Jr.

May 31, 1924 — February 8, 2020


“Let me square the yards, while we may, old man, and make a fair wind of it homeward.”  - Melville 1851

Russell L. Hawkins, Jr. age 95, passed away February 8, 2020.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 64 years, Betty Hawkins and son, Richard L. Hawkins.

Russ is survived by his daughter, Kathryn Holberg and her husband Jeff; four grandchildren, Clay Holberg and his wife Laura LeBlanc, Jennifer Flood and her husband Steven, Russell L. Hawkins, III and his wife Brooke, Christina Starkie and her husband Calvin; six great-grandchildren and many extended family and friends.

There will be a memorial service to celebrate his life at 2:00pm on Sunday, March 1st at the First United Methodist Church in Bastrop Texas. The church is located at 1201 Main Street in Bastrop, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church Youth Fund in loving memory of Russell L. Hawkins, Jr.


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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

First United Methodist Church (Bastrop Texas)


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