Paul E. Hawkins, 71, of Frankfort, Ohio, formerly Grafton, WV, passed away on August 29, 2018, peacefully at home, surrounded by his family.
Paul was born on October 22, 1946 in Clarksburg, WV, the son of the late John and Cledith Hawkins.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, John Jr. and Richard Hawkins.
Paul proudly served in the United States Army. He had several jobs, including a diner in East View and a store on Rt. 119 in the Haymond Community. Paul retired as a truck driver.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; children, Billy (Angel) Hawkins, Becky Horn, Donetta Lopez, Hope Hawkins, Tracey Elliot, Paul (Julie) Puloskie, Lena Hager, and Donald (Amanda) Lowe; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is also survived by his sister, Glenda (Gary) Jones; special nephews, Joseph (Litisha) Jones and Douglas (Kelly) Jones; his sister-in-law, Marie Williams; and several nieces and nephews.
Abiding by his wishes, Paul was cremated. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at 2:00 p.m., at Flemington Baptist Church, with Pastor Garry Whitescarver officiating.
The family requests your presence to help share in Paul’s memory.