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“I just learned this morning that Betsy Barber Hawkins died back in November of 2016. Though I never had the opportunity to meet her, I quote her...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Larry Griffin - Wilkesboro, NC

“Charles your mom was a great friend and influence on our family. This is Mr Philpot daughter and she had been a great friend to my dad well over 27...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Midge Philpot-Wilson - Deltona, FL

“Charles, so sorry for your loss, I remember your mom well at DeLand Jr. High, such a nice, caring lady. My parents were your neighbors and friends of...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Sally Carlson - DeLand, FL

“We were blessed to have known and had the support of Mrs. Hawkins. Our sympathy to her family and our thanks for sharing her with us. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Nancy & Guy Caruthers - Key West, FL

“When I reflect back on my school years, Mrs. Hawkins is one of those people who come to mind immediately. Special Lady! Deepest Sympathy to her...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Shanda McGuire Hebert - DeLand, FL

“She was a wonderful person and a great friend to many school kids. She will be missed. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Valorie Vogenitz - DeLand, FL

“I have never forgotten the kindness that Ms. Hawkins showed me while in school. It made such a difference in my life. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Sharon - Lake Helen, FL

“Condolences to your family for your loss. By prayer, may the anxious care in your hearts be replaced with the peace of God that will guard your...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Richard - GA

“Mrs. Hawkins touched the lives of many young people. She knew us. We knew her. Rest in Peace, Sweet Lady. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Ruth Swanto - FL

Elizabeth passed away on Monday, November 21, 2016.

Elizabeth was a resident of DeLand, Florida at the time of passing.

Betsy earned her Bachelor's Degree from the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina and her Master's Degree from Appalachian State University.

Her service will be at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Wilkesboro North Carolina at 1:30 p.m. on Monday November 28th 2016 with Rev. Ann Dieterle officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Parrish Hall following the burial.

In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions to St. Paul's Episcopal Church Old Wilkes Inc. or the Zola Barber Scholarship Fund at Wilkes Community College.