River Hawkins (1996 - 2014)

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River Hawkins


Ethan River Hawkins, 18, died June 27, 2014.

A resident of Greenville County, son of the late Barry Craig Hawkins, he was a 2014 graduate of Blue Ridge High School having not missed a day of school during his 12 years. He was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.

Surviving are his grandmother, Mrs. Kathryn Hawkins of thehome; special aunt and uncle, Stephanie and Phillip (Mao) Hawkins; special cousin, Evan Malone of the U.S. Army; aunt and uncle, Tammy and Brent Owenby and their children, Tyler and Starr; a sister, Monica Lemmons of Easley; and aunt, Vernie Blankenship.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 p.m. Sunday at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Ted Conwell and Rev. Eric Wooten. Burial will follow in Wood Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Nick Bruce, Will Farmer, Dillon Bull, Scout Sudduth, Clay Smith and Matthew Tooley.

Honorary escort will be the Youth Department of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.

Visitation will be held 2:00-3:45 p.m. Sunday at the church.

The family is at the home.

Memorials may be made to Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church Youth Department, 572 Mt. Lebanon Church Road, Greer, SC 29651.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com

Funeral Home
The Wood Mortuary, Inc.
300 West Poinsett Street Greer, SC 29650
(864) 877-3351
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Published in The Greenville News on June 29, 2014