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“Thanks to family and friends for your prayers, phone calls, food, kind words and just being there for our family. Larry and I really do appreciate...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Felicia Hawkins - Ashdown, AR

“To my family I love you all and send my prayers. Do to my own health I am not able to attend, but I know grandma is smiling down. You all are in my...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Denise Scott-Johnson - Elk Grove, CA

“Praying for the family, asking God to keep you in His care. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Jesn Blaylock - Tyler, TX

“My prayers are with you in your time of sorrow & bereavement. I would not be the woman I am today, if it had not been for Ms. Essie Mae introducing...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Tonya Grimes - De Kalb, TX

“Mr. and Mrs. Charles Henderson and Horace Lee Gulley Sr. so sorry to hear of your loss. You all will be in our prayers. Also, to Lillie and her...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Reba Gaines - Little Rock, AR

“Sending my thoughts and prayers to the family. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Shirley McKendree - Montgomery, IN

“Sorry for your loss and praying for the family ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Dequince Forbes - Ashdown, AR

“May the grace of GOD comfort you all in your time of grief. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Donna & Fred Cook jr. - AR

“Sorry for your loss ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Kay Jackson - Ashdown, AR

“So sorry for y'all's Loss,Ms.Essie was such a sweet Lady an Friend for many years..Weeping may endure through tho Nite but Joy comes in tho Morning...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Jerlene Grimes - Ashdown, AR

“You are in a better place Grandma Essie Mae. Love You ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Preston Adams,Jr - Nashville, AR

“So sorry for your loss Ms. Essie was such a sweet lady she will be missed ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Virginia Patt - Wilton, AR

“Our condolences to your family. We are praying for each of you.Sincerely Henry/Finley Family ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Beverly Henry-Finley - Texarkana, AR

Essie Mae Hawkins Adams, 87, of Ashdown, AR passed away December 31, 2017 at home. She was born September 27, 1930 in Ashdown to Monroe and Viola Hawkins. Mrs. Adams is preceded in death by her parents, Viola Jones and step-father Garfield Jones and her son Clyde Adams.
She leaves to cherish her memory, six sons, Charles and Dorothy Henderson of Ashdown, Horace Gulley of Houston, TX, Preston and Helen Adams of Killeen, TX, Ray and Sharon Hawkins of Ashdown, Clifford Hawkins of Ashdown, and Larry and Felicia Hawkins of Ashdown, two daughters Mary Hawkins of Ashdown and Cheryl and Cleo Hunter of Texarkana, AR, 22 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren. Active pallbearers are Reginald Henderson, Preston Adams, Jr., Paul Adams, Nicholas Adams, Charles House, Horace Gulley, Jr., Charles Henderson, Jr., and Channie Gulley. Honorary pallbearers are Charles Henderson, Larry Hawkins, Preston Adams, Ray Hawkins, Clifford Hawkins, and Horace Gulley.
Funeral service will be Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 12:00 at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown with Jonathan Elston officiating. Intrment to follow at Red Oak Grove Cemetery.