Minister Ernestine Perry Hawkins



Minister Ernestine Perry Hawkins, age 72 of Spring Hope, departed this earthly life on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Luther's Chapel Holiness Church, Castalia. Burial, Church Cemetery. Arrangements by William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.

Survivors: her husband, Raymond Hawkins; daughters, JoAnn Gerald (Olen, IV) of Greensboro, Adrienne Harrison of Rocky Mount and Nedra Jones of Bailey, (one daughter preceded her in death, Lisa Jean Hawkins); her mother, Mrs. Josephine Perry Ellis of Chesapeake, VA;grandchildren Raymonda McNair, Thomas McNair, NaDirah Garner, Darnell Harrison, Jr., and Nicholas Gerald; sisters, Delphine Claude (Frank) of Norfolk, VA, Linda Bates (Garry) of Lorton, VA and Theresa P. Smith (Joseph) of Upper Marlboro, MD; brothers, Frederick D. Perry (Bonita) of Spring Hope and Paul Perry (Melessa) of Hampton, VA; three grand dogs that she adored, Ella, Amira and Boscoe; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.