David E. Hawkins, 71 of Taylorville passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 11:41 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill. He was born on August 25, 1946 in Taylorville, Ill. the son of Darrell and Mary Alice (Harbert) Hawkins. He married Nancy Sikes on October 1, 1966 in Harvel, Ill. David was a salesman for Taylorville Auto Supply and Neuman Ulman. He was an avid fisherman and loved woodworking. The family requests that you dress informally for visitation.
Surviving are his wife: Nancy of Taylorville, Ill.; son: David Todd Hawkins of Stonington, Ill.; granddaughter: Kaylan Hawkins of Taylorville, Ill.; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Lillian McKnight and Alice Rose Hawkins.
Visitation will be held on Monday, February 12, 2018 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, Ill. There will be no service and inurnment will be held at a later date.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign the on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.