HAWKINS, Larry, 59, died Friday, March 1, 2013, at his daughter’s home. He was born in Columbus, Ga., on Oct. 5, 1953, to the late Luther and Laura (Regan) Hawkins. He married the former Lorain Porter in Madison Heights, Mich., on Sept. 10, 1983, she survives him. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving in the U.S. Navy. Mike was a retired millwright from Local 1102 and a sales person for Lowes in Madison Heights. He enjoyed music, bowling, sports and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Lorain; his children Michelle Hawkins, Tony (Connie) Sigmon of Marine City, Evelyn (Rodney) DeCare of Pickney, Jannie (Larry) DeCare of Lake City, David (Andrea) Sigmon of Alpena and Joseph (Soppia) Sigmon of South Korea; 15 grandchildren; a brother Jim (Gail) of Madison Heights; and a sister, Janice Hawkins of Georgia.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday March 9, 2013, at 2 p.m. at his daughter’s home 1010 Star City Rd, Lake City. Arrangements are entrusted to Sisson Funeral Home, Gladwin a Veterans Funeral Care Provider.