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Pauline Hawkins

November 15, 1924 — October 19, 2023

Murphy, NC

Pauline K Hawkins, age 98, of Murphy, NC, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2023. Pauline was born November 15, 1924, in Highsplint, KY to the late Joenne Kilpatrick and the late Pearl Kilpatrick. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Wilburn Kilpatrick and Wyndom Kilpatrick.

She is survived by her sons, Douglas Craig (Robin) Hawkins and Larry Dean Hawkins; grandchildren, Kelly Renae Hawkins, Casey Lee Robinson, Heather Hawkins (Jeremy) Mathis, and Ryan Patrick Hawkins; and great-grandchildren, Ele'a Grace Mathis, Chloe' Avelle Mathis, Maxton Lee Robinson, and Nolan Paul Byrtus.

Graveside Service, Monday, October 30, 2023, at 11:30 AM at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery, Murphy, NC. with Rev. Dr. Tom Jordan officiating.

Cochran Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Pauline K Hawkins; you may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at

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Graveside Service

Monday, October 30, 2023

11:30am - 12:30 pm (Eastern time)

Mt. Moriah Baptist Church

Marrestop Rd, Murphy, NC 28906

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