Minnie Nelson Hawthorne

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Gainesville - Minnie Nelson Hawthorne, age 79, wife of the late Remard Hawthorne and daughter of the late Alonzo & Louvertta Woodard, surrendered to our Lord & Savior, Jesus Christ, on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at her residence.

Mrs. Hawthorne was a retired Lab Technician with the University of Florida, retired educator, a devoted member of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church where she gave freely of her time and services, a 1953 Graduate of Lincoln High School, an Alumnus of Bethune-Cookman University & Albany State University and an Alachua County Poll Worker.

The Homegoing Celebration will be held 11:00AM Monday, June 16, 2014, at Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church (Gainesville, FL) with her Pastor, Rev. Dr. Geraldine W. McClellan, officiating. Burial will follow at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Mrs. Hawthorne will only be viewed at the Church on Monday 9:30-11:00AM. The Procession will form at Mrs. Hawthorne's residence, 6911 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville at 10:00AM.

She leaves fond memories with: daughter - Sabrina Hawthorne of Shreveport, LA; son - Remard Hawthorne of Jacksonville, FL; 3 grandchildren - Roslyn Hawthorne of Shreveport, LA and Micah and Bryce Hawthorne of Jacksonville, FL; brother-in-law - Charlie Hawthorne of Las Vegas, NV; cousin/sisters - Lou Ann Foreman (& Andrew) of Gainesville, FL and Betty Hunter of Jackson, TN; caretaker - Patricia McCray of Gainesville, FL; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, & friends.

Arrangements Entrusted To: DUNCAN BROTHERS' FUNERAL HOME, 428 NW 8th Street, Gainesville, FL.

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Gainesville, FL 32601
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Published in Gainesville Sun from June 14 to June 15, 2014
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