Obituary- Doris June (Hawkins) Lamon (1937-2020)


Doris June (Hawkins) Lamon went to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday, July 17, 2020, in Booneville, Arkansas. Doris was born May 4, 1937, in Shreveport, Louisiana to James William Hawkins and Elsie Bell(Barker) Hawkins. She was 83 years old.

Doris was beautiful, kind and loving She worked hard to keep herself and things around her beautiful, She was proud of her home and spent tireless hours keeping things that way. She enjoyed working in her yard. She created her own flair. She would mix colors and had all kinds of flowers. Doris also enjoyed fishing and golfing. She was a child of God and believed God sent Jesus to forgive us of our sins and be saved.

Doris leaves behind to cherish her memory, one daughter, Kelly Young and husband James of Paris, Arkansas, grandchildren: Brooke Sanders and husband Tony of Mt. Home, Arkansas and Hoyt Sizell and wife Lacey of Tulsa, Oklahoma along with her great grandchildren, McKensi Hughes of Mt. Home and Grayson Sizell of Tulsa, Oklahoma as well as her siblings: Billy L. Hawkins of Little Rock, Arkansas, Paul W. Hawkins of Waldron, Arkansas, Geneviene Daily of Waldron, Arkansas and step sister, Elgivia Lisle of Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Doris will be missed by all that knew her and the many lives she impacted including a host of nieces, nephews, friends and loved ones.

Doris was preceded in death by her parents, James and Elsie Hawkins.

Doris’ graveside life celebration was held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at Hawkins Cemetery in Parks, Arkansas with Rev. Wally Beckman officiating.Interment will follow. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hawkins Cemetery,

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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