Hawkins, Dewayne "Dink"

Friday, January 11, 2013

Dewayne “Dink” Hawkins, 62, of Signal Mountain, died on Wednesday, January 9, 2013.

Survivors include his wife, Renee Hawkins; daughters, Betsy Layne, Becky (Daniel) Hickman; and two grandchildren.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, at Signal Mountain United Methodist Church.

Donations may be made to Signal Mountain United Methodist Church Building Fund, 3419Taft Highway, Signal Mountain, Tn. 37377 or to ALS Association, Tennessee Chapter, P.O. Box 402447, Nashville, Tn. 37242.

Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, 423 531-3975.


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