Mrs. Virginia Shirley Hawkes
- August 12, 1922 - February 26, 2013
- Richmond, Virginia
of Virginia's Passing
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Our prayers and sympathy are with you at this time. Grandparents are special.
1 of 9 | Posted by: Debbie & Ken Tate - Ruther Glen, VA
“I know words offer small comfort in your hour of sorrw, but I do want to express my sympathy to you and your family at the loss of Virginia. She was...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Martha Morris - Richmond, VA
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I pray that the God of comfort will bring you peace during this difficult time, and...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Cynthia Parker - Richmond, VA
“Joann and Family , you have our heartfelt condolences during your time of need.You did a wonderful job with your Mother during the later years of her...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Pat and Jimmy Butner - Wake, VA
“I extend my heartfelt sympathy to the Hawkes family. May those precious memories of your dear loved one Virginia be foremost in your hearts and...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: MB
“Joanne, you and your family have my deepest sympathy. May God keep you and your family at this difficult time.
Blessed are those...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Michelle Jones - Richmond, VA
“Joanne, you have served your Mother well. Today she is at peace; embrace the reality that she has gone to where we all shall journey.
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ginaulo Poulos - Richmond, VA
“Matthew 11:28-"Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest
Words cannot even begin to express mysorrow, you are in my...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Soumaya Siodmok - Midlothian, VA
“My deepest condolemces for your loss. May her memory be eternal.
9 of 9 | Posted by: Catherine Esche - Richmond, VA
Virginia Shirley Hawkes, 90, of Amelia, VA, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, John William Hawkes, Jr.; her daughter, Mary Louise McCauley; and her son, David Conrad Hawkes. She is survived by her son, John William Hawkes III (DeLinda); daughter, Joanne H. Green (Linwood); son-in-law, John Joseph McCauley; daughter-in-law, Paula Reid Hawkes; seven grandchildren, Bonnie M. Miller (Steve), John J. McCauley, Jr. (Amanda), Amy W. Spinella (John), John W. Hawkes IV, Adam Weatherington (Jaime), Daniel Waugh, and Courtney A. Hawkes; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Florence G. Jones; and many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Hawkes was a retired employee of the Virginia Department of Social Services. She was a loving and caring mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend and very devoted to her family. The Family would like to give a special Thank You to the staff of Sunrise Assisted Living (Dogwood Cottage) for the loving care that she received during her stay. Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave. Richmond, VA 23231, where services will be held at 11 AM on Friday, March 1, 2013. Interment to follow at 2 PM in Pine Grove Cemetery, Amelia, VA.