Eula Hawkins

Obituary of Eula Hawkins

Eula Rushing Hawkins, age 91, of Pass Christian, passed away on November 27, 2017 just shy of her 92nd birthday.
She was preceded in death by her son, Bruce Daryl Hawkins; her parents, Zachary Calvin Rushing and Sarah Johnson Rushing; and 7 siblings.
Survivors include her children, Alan Wayne (Lori) Hawkins and Saundra Renae Bolden; her grandchildren, Rene (Kelly) Crousillac, April (Jeff) Davis, Jacqueline (Clark) Babler, Kristi (Paige) Estay, Derek Bolden, Dustin (Jodie) Hawkins, and Shannon (Jason) Deshazer; 17 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
She was a charter member and former secretary of North Long Beach Baptist Church and was currently a member of Grace Memorial Baptist Church.  She also served as church secretary of First Baptist Church of Long Beach.  While living in Tylertown, she was the weather person and teletype clerk for the Tylertown Airport. 
“To me, a commitment, submission, and abandonment to God is the only way of life to be happy and content.  A surrender of will, mind, motive, and emotion.  Have fun as a family.  Forgive and Forget.  Only Jesus is perfect.”  Eula Rushing Hawkins in 2011.
Visitation will be on Saturday, December 2, 2017, from 9 – 11 am at the RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 19130 Commission Road, Long Beach.  The funeral service will be at 11 am in the funeral home chapel.  Interment will be in Gulf Pines Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.
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