Donna Hawkins, of Goodlettsville, TN died peacefully on February 22, 2021, surrounded by her four loving children. A Cherished mother, lively Nana, loyal sister, friend and a beloved wife of 56 years, she is now enjoying a heavenly reunion with her husband, Rev. Gordon Hawkins, who precedes her in death.
One of five siblings, Donna was born on September 10, 1943, to Marjorie and Rev. Daryl Harris in Lansing, MI. The family moved across the South, and then settled in Old Hickory, TN, where Donna and Gordon later raised their four children, Donna is remembered by many in the community as the owner of Donna's Hair Salon in Old Hickory for nearly 30 years, and a crossing guard for Andrew Jackson Elementary School.
She is survived by her siblings; Glenn Harris, Frank Harris, Susan Murphy, and Marjorie Wheeler, her children; Daphne Hawkins Parker, Suzanne Jackson, Gordon Hawkins, Jr., and Misty Maynor, and grandchildren ; Karah Jackson, Lauren Jackson, Eli Hawkins, Leah Jackson, Dayan Parker, Sadie Parker, Izac Hawkins, Avery Maynor, Baileigh Maynor and Sawyer Maynor.
A graveside service will be held at Hermitage Memorial Gardens on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 11:00 am.
TLC Mortuary Services of Greenbrier has been entrusted with her care.
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