Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 14, 2006, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials may be made to the Saline County Historical Society.
Born Feb. 26, 1936, in Jefferson City, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Hobson Wilson and Edna Mae Ballard Wilson. On Jan. 9, 1954, she married Jesse Jr. "Jim" Hawkins, who survives of the home. She had worked in the nursing and medical field in Marshall for many years before retiring.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Jesse Jr. "Jim" Hawkins of Marshall; two children, Kimberly Slater of Huntington Harbour, Calif., and Tim Hawkins of Laguna Beach, Calif.; a son-in-law, David Slater; one grandson, Cameron David Slater; two sisters, Pat Marsh and Wilma Hill, both of Marshall; and one aunt, Georgia Clouse of Oklahoma; along with many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Margaret was a devoted wife, mother and sister who lovingly touched everyone who knew her. She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed by friends and family.
The above is a paid obituary.