Funeral services  for  Mrs. Pauline (Hawkins) Poston, 86,
of  Hilham, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  2 P.M. on Wednesday,
February  4,  2009,   at  Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery
in the Burristown community of Jackson County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Tuesday  from 4 P.M. – 9
P.M., and Wednesday from 12 Noon until time of services.

Mrs. Poston passed away on Saturday, January 31, 2009, at
Troy Beaumont Hospital in Troy, Michigan.
   
She  was  born  March 26, 1922,  in  Jackson County, TN, to
the   late   
Luke   and   Viena   Carwile   Allen.    She   was   a
homemaker,   and   a   member   of   the  New Hope Community
Church in the New Hope community of Jackson County.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her
husband: Willie H. Hawkins;  3  Brothers:  Aubrey Allen, Doyle
Allen, and Don Allen; and
1 Sister: Norma Dickerson.

Survivors include
5  Daughters: Wanda (Deward) Edwards,
Janis (Joseph) O’Bryan,   and   Roselle Durr,    all   of   Madison
Heights, MI, Janet (Leon) Marsee of Roseville, MI,   and   Marcia
(Jerry) Roberts of Hodges, SC; and
1  Sister: Louise Hammock
of      Cookeville,      TN.     
12     Grandchildren,    14   Great-
Grandchildren
,    and    2  Great-Great Grandchildren  also
survive.

Bro. Phillip Morgan   and   Bro. Mike Ayers will officiate at the
services.
© 2009 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home