ELEANOR RUTH BRANHAM HAWKINS, 77, Pine Mountain, died March 6, 2019. Parents William Wesley and Evelyn Griffith Branham predeceased her.
Surviving are husband James W. “Bill” Hawkins; children Robin Hawkins, Scott Hawkins, Jason (Anita) Hawkins; grandchildren Andrew (Haley) Hawkins, Matthew Hawkins; great-grandchild Avery Grace Hawkins; siblings Joe (JoAnn) Branham, Kenneth (Gerlene) Branham.
Glenn Bynum and Bud Swindall officiated the 2 p.m. service held March 10 at Pine Mountain Community Church. Burial followed at Pleasant Mount Cemetery with Jeff Branham, Jake Branham, Steve Thomas, Charlie Head, Lester Hallman, and Jon Head serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Bill Boggs, Morris Holt, Jerry McCray, and Kenneth Moats. Lemley Funeral Home and Crematory directed.