Memphis Funeral Home
5599 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38119
(901) 725-0100
For more information about
More Obituaries for Linda Hawkins
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Linda Anne Autry Hawkins

1939 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Linda Anne Autry Hawkins Obituary
Linda Anne Autry Hawkins

Germantown, TN

Linda Anne Autry Hawkins "Mimi", born October 14, 1939, passed into her eternal home August 8, 2018. She was an educator with Memphis City Schools for 34 years as a teacher, counselor, and assistant principal. Linda was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and greatgrandmother who led her life just as Christ instructs - one that exudes love, joy, and compassion for others. She was a longtime member of Germantown Baptist Church. Linda leaves her devoted husband of 61 years, William "Bill" A. Hawkins; daughter, Melisa A. Beggs (Mike); son, Michael A. Hawkins (Tabitha); grandchildren, Kaitlyn Holbrook (Tyler), Savannah McBroom (Klay), Ashlyn Beggs (fiance Tyler), William Hawkins, Hassen Hawkins, and Griffin Hawkins; and great-grandchildren, Hawkins, Everley, Greyson, and Hughes. She also leaves one sister, Nancy Cox (Frank) and one brother, Danny Autry (Rosemary), and many friends. The family will receive friends on Saturday, August 11 from noon until the time of the funeral service at two o'clock at Memphis Funeral Home, 5599 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee. Interment will follow at Memphis Memory Gardens. Flowers may be sent or memorial contributions may be made to Baptist Reynolds Hospice House or . Online condolences may be expressed at
Published in The Commercial Appeal from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2018
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.
More Information
Planning Guide
Send Me a Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Memphis Funeral Home