Funeral  services  for  Mr.  Jodie  "Bud"  Hawkins,  83, of
Cookeville,  Tennessee, will  be  held  at  12 noon on Saturday,
October 25,  2014,  at Anderson – Upper Cumberland  Funeral
Home  in  Gainesboro,  TN.  Burial  with  full  military honors will
follow  at  the  John  L.  Clark  Memorial  Cemetery in the Stone
community of Jackson County, TN.

 The family will receive friends on Friday from 1 P.M. – 9 P.M.,
and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

 He passed away on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
     
 He was born July 8, 1931,  in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Herbert  Hawkins  and  Martha  Sue  Hix  Hawkins.  On  July  14,
1954,  he  was  married   to   Athylene   Moore   Hawkins,   who
survives. He was a water department employee with the City of
Cookeville, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean war, and
was a member of the Holladay Church of Christ.

 In  addition  to  his  parents,  he  was preceded in death by 9  
Brothers:  Elmer,  Ridley,  Hampton,   Johnny,   Charlie,   Arville,
Eugene,  Bill,  and  Buster Hawkins; and 2 Sisters: Molene Head
and Georgia Hollows.

 Survivors  include  his  Wife:   Athylene  Moore  Hawkins   of
Cookeville,  TN;   1   Son: David (Sherry) Hawkins of Cookeville,
TN;  1 Daughter:  Rita  (Melvin)  Dickens   of   Cookeville, TN; 6
Grandchildren:   Travis Dickens,  Dewayne  (Marissa)  Hawkins,
Alicia  (Chris)  White, Tiffany  (R.J.)  Wilson,  Kaycie Thompson,
and  Daniel  Thompson  and   3   Great-Grandchildren:   Jacob
Wilson,  Reana  White,   and   Joseph  White. Nieces, nephews,
other relatives and friends also survive.

 Bro. Johnny Fox and Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the
services.
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