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Michael Wayne Hawkins (Hawk), March 25, 1954~October 15, 2014

Hawkins, Michael 3Michael Wayne Hawkins (Hawk), 60, of Prairie Grove died Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in Fayetteville.  He was born March 25, 1954 in Fayetteville to J.N. Hawkins, Jr. and Bonnie Lollar Hawkins.

He was preceded in death by his father.

He was a self-employed attorney, a member of Wiggins United Methodist Church and a member of the Sons of The American Legion.

He enjoyed throwing darts, playing guitar, playing with his big white dog (Jude), being around his wife and family, a childhood dinosaur collector, a baseball card collector and a lover of music.

Michael had the biggest heart and he never met a stranger.  He had many dear friends that loved him.  He was surrounded by a loving family.  Loved his mother, brother, daughter, wife, dog and all his friends dearly.

Survivors include his mother; wife, Diane Teekell Hawkins of the home; daughters, Jordon Harris and husband Dustin; and Dana Wittaker; brother, Jim Hawkins; grandchildren, Alexis and A.J. Harris.

Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Beard’s Chapel with Pastor Jody Farrell officiating.  Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 P.M. on Friday, October 17, 2014 at the funeral home.

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    Dave Baire » 16. Oct, 2014

    Mindy and I extend our deepest sympathies for your loss. I was honored to have worked side by side with Hawk during a number of dart tournaments and in the league, and I was proud to call him a friend. I know words are of little comfort during times like this, but please know you are in our thoughts and prayers, and if there’s anything we can do to make things even a little easier, please let us know.

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    Lisa D. Bradley Evans » 16. Oct, 2014

    I remember when he and my girl’s dad played in a band together. They had so much fun. We had some good times together before the girl’s were born. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He will be missed by the Community in Fayetteville. R.I.P. Mike Hawkins (aka Hawk).

    Love n God Bless his family,
    Lisa D. Bradley Evans

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    Name » 17. Oct, 2014

    I am sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers will be with you.

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    Joyce Tuller » 17. Oct, 2014

    I am sorry for the loss Mike. All the family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

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    Cody Cutshall » 17. Oct, 2014

    Jordon, my deepest sorrows go out to you and you entire family. May the memories of your father help you find peace.
    Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

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    Audra » 17. Oct, 2014

    Jordon,
    There aren’t words that can be said to take away the pain. I just want you to know on behalf of myself all of your JB Hunt maintenance family, we are very sorry for your loss. And we will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. If you need anything at all, let us know. Love ya girl…

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    Monica & Brian Mebert » 17. Oct, 2014

    Diane and Family:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    We loved Hawk, and we will always hold him near and dear in our hearts.

    He will be missed by many!

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    Don & Joyce Stout » 17. Oct, 2014

    Diane, sorry to hear about Michael’s passing. Our thoughts with you and your family.

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    Al Prieur » 17. Oct, 2014

    Charlotte and I loved Hawk very much. It was always fun to be playing darts with him. He was an outstanding individual that was a friend to all. He always had time to stop and chat and I loved his posting on facebook.
    Diane our prayers are with you and the rest of the family.
    Al

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    Kyle Blankenship & Family » 17. Oct, 2014

    Our family extends deepest sympathies to the family. I enjoyed playing darts with Hawk. That was a lot of fun. He will be missed by all. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    The Blankenships

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    Phil and Cheryl fredericks » 17. Oct, 2014

    We will always count Mike as a friend. He was a special person who could make you smile when you needed a lift. We are sorry for your loss Diane and family. The “HAWK” will always soar in our minds.

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    Linda Osburn » 17. Oct, 2014

    I am so, so sorry. I know it hurts. My thoughts are with all of you.

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    Jim King » 17. Oct, 2014

    Diane and Jordan, Howard and I want to send our condolences with Mikes passing. We spent many years playing dart leagues and tourneys with Mike. We will miss him.
    God bless and Rest In Peace Hawk.

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    Brenda Stovall » 17. Oct, 2014

    Jim and family … you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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    Kyle and Tiffany Blankenship, Pam Carlisle » 17. Oct, 2014

    Diane,
    We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Hawk. He was a wonderful person and will be missed dearly. You and his family are in our thoughts and prayers.

    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Kyle and Tiffany Blankenship
    Pam Carlisle

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    The Smiths » 17. Oct, 2014

    Brian and all our family are sorry for your loss. We enjoyed playing darts, camping, and talking to Hawk and your family, He will be truly missed.

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    Susan Mayes » 19. Oct, 2014

    Dear Bonnie, Jim and other family members,
    I am so sorry for the passing of Mike. He will always be remembered by me as that fun, sweet younger brother in the Hawkins family. Just know that my thouughts and prayerrs are with all of you.
    Warmest Regards, Susan W. Mayes Carney

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    Bobbye Sexson » 20. Oct, 2014

    Jim and Bonnie…I am so sorry for your loss. I am praying that you will find comfort in the joyful memories and sweet times you have spent with Mike. He is at peace. Love you both…Bobbye