Obituary of James Hawkins
James Frank "Bo" Hawkins
Horn Lake, MS
James Frank "Bo" Hawkins, 91, a retired Farm Manager and Ginner, died February 18, 2017 at Baptist Desoto Hospital. Visitation is Wednesday February 22, 2017, 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. at Memorial Funeral Home in Tunica, MS. The graveside service is 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at Oakwood Cemetery in Tunica, MS with burial in the Oakwood Cemetery. Memorial Funeral Home in Tunica, Ms is handling the arrangements.
Bo was a member of the Lions Club and Southern Cotton Ginner's Association. He was an avid sportsman, favoring the St. Louis Cardinals. He was a Baptist.
Survivors include daughter Rita Hawkins Jones (Dewey) of Horn Lake, MS; grandchildren Jamey Jones (Angie) of Southaven, MS and Justin Jones (Tabitha) of Hernando, MS and great-grandchildren Jackson Jones, Jake Jones, Jada Jones, Julia Jones, Johnathan Jones and Jaylee Jones.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years Mildred Griggs Hawkins; parents Joseph Benjamin and Ada Ramage Hawkins; brothers W.H. Hawkins and Hugh Jackson Hawkins and sister Mary Lou Hawkins Flynn.