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HAWKINS, Helen (Whitlock)

Thursday, February 16, 2012

 

Helen Hawkins, 61, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Tuesday in Brown, Owens & Brumley's Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. Helen was born June 2, 1950, in Oklahoma City, Okla., to the late Walter and Zona Whitlock.

 

She was raised in Purcell and later met her husband, Bill, while attending the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. In 1977 they moved to Fort Worth and made it their home. Helen was a manager of medical records at Downtown Health and Rehab for 14 years and prior to that worked in the insurance industry.

 

Helen loved gardening, reading, traveling and making her house a home for her family. Survivors: Loving husband of 41 years, Bill Hawkins; daughter, Christy Ford and husband, Brian; grandson, Andy Ford; sister, Zona Smith; niece, April Long and husband, Cameron; her beloved Yorkie, Pansy; and many other friends and extended family members.