First Posted: 12/29/2008

PLEASANT GARDEN Mrs. Christine N. Hawks, 52, passed away on Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, at Moses Cone Hospital. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Forbis & Dick Funeral Home in Pleasant Garden. Mrs. Hawks was born on May 30, 1956, in Forsyth County and was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by husband, Tony Major Hawks Sr.; father, Claude Newman; and grandparents, Charlie and Addie Cromer. Survivors include her mother, Ellen Marie Bowman and step-father, Billy of Pleasant Garden; son, Tony Major Hawks Jr. of Low Gap; sisters, Patricia Law of Claudville, Va., and Edith Holder of Mount Airy; brothers, Douglas Newman of Phoenix, Ariz., and Billy Ray Newman of Yadkinville; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and special friend, Buddy Baker. The family will receive friends during the memorial service on Wednesday. Offer online condolences at www.forbisanddick.com.


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