Florine F. Hawkes went home to be with the Lord on September 30, 2018 at the age of 87.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Marvin and Bertha Trader; her beloved husband, Tommy; her son, Tommy Jr.; her granddaughter, Dyeisha; 3 sisters, Beatrice, Audrey, and Winnie; and 4 brothers, Melvin, James Clifton, Lilton, and Purnell.
She leaves to cherish her precious memory her loving children, Ronnie (Diane), Gregory (Jacqueline), and Schuyler (Tanya); 11 grandchildren, Thomas III (Tiefa), Jason L., Levon, Kenneth, Kellee, Jason R., Andrea, Gregory, Jordan, Skyeisha; 21 great-grandchildren, India, Javon, Victoria, Vivian, Vincent, Trelynn, Tremayne Jr., Lennox, Lorenz, Jacob, Marcus, Kiera, Jackson, Brian, Chanel, Nikiyah, Trinity, Zubayr, Zahra, Karen, and Carter; 4 sisters, Eloise, Goldia, Gloria, and Doris (Francis); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Her funeral service will be held at 11am on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Shiloh Baptist Church, located at 215 W. 23rd Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19802. Her viewing will be from 9-10:45am only.
Her interment will take place at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, Delaware 19701 immediately following funeral services.