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Barbara Ann Hawkins


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Jun. 18, 2019 - 4:01 PM

 Barbara Ann Hawkins

The Newnan Times-Herald

Mrs. Barbara Ann Abrahamson Hawkins, 83, of Fairburn, Ga. passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019.

Mrs. Hawkins was born in Atlanta, Ga. on September 25, 1935 to the late James Walton and the late Claudia Holcomb Walton. 

Barbara was a Girl Scout coordinator and an active leader of the Cascade Jr. Woman's Club.  She served as President and was voted "Woman of the Year" in 1969.  She spent her career years working for Wrangler and Epstein Investments.  She was a strong and independent woman who set a wonderful example for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

She is survived by her children, Cindy Abrahamson Smith of Senoia, Ga., Rick Abrahamson and wife Yvette of Roanoke, Ala., and Julie Abrahamson of Doraville, Ga.; a brother, Danny Walton and wife Marcia; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, 1173 Cascade Circle SW, Atlanta, Ga. Friends may visit the family prior to the service at McKoon Funeral Home from 12 noon until 2 p.m.

Condolences may be made to the family online at www.mckoon.com

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580