2017-04-20 / Obituaries

Theda M. Dawkins


THEDA M. DAWKINS THEDA M. DAWKINS Mrs. Theda M. Dawkins, 91, wife of the late Richard E. Dawkins, Sr. of Eubank Lane, entered into rest on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at her residence.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 18 at Da­mascus Baptist Church Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Dawkins, a native of Durant, Oklahoma, was a homemaker and had lived in the Augusta area since 1969. She was a faithful member of Damascus Baptist Church where she had served as a Sunday School teacher for the third - fifth graders for many years. She and her hus­band, the late Richard E. Dawkins, Sr. enjoyed traveling with their church family and playing canasta.

Her son, Rick Dawkins (Nancy), preceded her in death.

She is survived by her daugh­ters, Pat D. McElraft and husband, Roger of Emerald Isle, N.C., Vicki D. Jones and husband, Sonny of Appling, Debbie D. Robertson and husband, Robbie of Appling; grand­children, Christy LeMaire, Tracie Huhnke, Stacia O’Connor, Trevor McElraft, Brent Jones, Jennifer Kerr, Nathan Robertson and Court­ney Prouty; great-grandchildren, Emma O’Connor, John O’Connor, Colby Jones, Cayde Jones, Coleman Jones, Tanner Kerr, Taegan Kerr, Noah Robertson, Logan Robertson, Price Prouty, Jacob Williams, Emily Williams, Dillon Williams, Riley Huhnke, and Reese Huhnke; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Beggs Funeral Home, Lincolnton, was in charge of arrangements.

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