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Tillie W. Hawkins

Tillie Welch Hawkins, 92, Laconia, died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born Dec. 21, 1918, in Madison County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mattie Hunt Fletcher.
She was a retired farmer and homemaker and a member of Union Chapel Christian Church in Laconia.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl; a son, Earl Jr.; and a daughter, Wanda Johnson.
Survivors include a brother, Leroy Fletcher of Richmond, Ky.; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Feb. 16, from noon to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 17, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Thursday, February 17, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Memorial Baptist Cemetery in Laconia.
Officiant: Brother Bill Campbell.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Memorial Baptist Cemetery.