BROWNSVILLE – Ruth Hawkins, 86, of Brownsville, departed this life on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at her son's residence in Park City. The Edmonton County native was born on Aug. 24, 1927, to the late Clyde Noah and Beulah Ellen Renfro Ray.
She was the devoted wife of 67 year to Junior “J.V.” Hawkins, until he preceded her in death on Oct. 10, 2013.
Visitation will be 1 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 7 and 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at Patton Funeral Home Brownsville Chapel. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at the funeral home, with burial in Hawkins Cemetery.