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Delmar "Dale" Hawkins
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Tu will be missed Mr. Hawkins

Posted by: William and Marilyn Mercer - Carthage, TX - Friend   Feb 16, 2010

We are sorry for your loss. Some of our very best friends in Homer are Barbara and Perry Booth, an Aunt and Uncle of Dale Hawkins'. We have known the Booths for many years beginning in El Dorado, Arkansas. And "Suzy-Q" is definitely a favorite of ours from years gone by.

Posted by: Gurvis and Shirley Vines - Homer, LA - Friends of Family Members   Feb 16, 2010

Our industry has lost a legend. My prayers go out to the family.

Posted by: Rusty Bethley - Covington, LA - Musician   Feb 16, 2010

Dale Hawkins should have been elected to the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame in the first or second year. His style influenced generations of musicians from Buddy Holly to Elvis Presley to B.B. King. He never received the recognition he rightfully deserved. I had had the good fortune of appearing in concert with him many times in recent years. He was a showman and a professional in every way. La Do Da Da is a classic. He will truly

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Posted by: Dennis Chandler - Solon, OH - Musicial Director and friend   Feb 15, 2010

Mike and I are so sorry for your loss. We have been freinds of Jeff's for along time. I visited Mr. Hawkins on Thanksgiving and am so grateful for that visit. We've always thought so highly of him. He was always so good to us no matter what was going on. We will keep all of you in ours prayers and Mr Hawkins will always be in our hearts.

Posted by: Patti Steinmetz - NLR, AR - friend of Jeff's   Feb 15, 2010

Dear family & friends,

It is with great sorrow I send this to you at this time. Dale and I are old friends. We met a long time ago when we both worked at ABNAK records. He was a hero of mine long before the ABNAK years. Susie Q and that classic guitar intro and solo really inspired me to be a lead guitar player. I had the honor and pleasure to play with Dale at The NOKIA theater about a

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Posted by: Bobby Rambo - Dallas, TX - Old friend & musician   Feb 15, 2010

We so enjoyed the times we got to spend with you. You were trully a joy to be with, you warmed our hearts with your smile and laughter. We Love You!! For those left behind, our condolences. Cindy and Mike Hawkins

Posted by: Cindy and Mike Hawkins - Uncle   Feb 15, 2010

So sorry for your loss... We are thinking of you... Love and Prayers, Luke Stroud, Lacy Mitchell and Larry and Wanda Stroud

Posted by: The Stroud Family - Cave City, AR   Feb 15, 2010

Jerry & Pat, Jeff, Jay and families. Sorry to hear about the loss. I am glad he is not hurting anymore. I know he will enjoy being back in the hills of Hawkins Hollow. We will miss him.

Posted by: Richard & Susan Hawkins - Sheridan, AR - 2nd cousin   Feb 15, 2010

Jeff, Jay, Jerry & family. I was saddened to learn of your father / brother's death tonight. Your father had a great love for you. May God bless you and comfort you in your time of greif and the days ahead.
Billie J. Abbott

Posted by: Billie J Abbott - Cabot, AR - Friend, PR person   Feb 15, 2010