Dolly Ann "Dot" Hawkins Pender, 68, passed away
Monday, February 5, 2018 at North MS Medical
Center after an extended illness. She was born
on April 9, 1949 in Lee County to Claude and
Ozelle Finney Hawkins. She was a lifelong
resident of Nettleton, a retired factory worker,
and a member of the Nettleton Church of Christ.
She enjoyed grilling, camping, & being with her
grandchildren and family.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at
the Nettleton Church of Christ with Bro. Jimmy
Bates officiating. Burial will be in the
Nettleton Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial
Funeral Home in Nettleton will be in charge of
Survivors include her husband of 52 years,
Billy Ray Pender of Nettleton; two sons, Brad
Pender (Susan) and Justin Pender (Renee), all of
Nettleton; one sister, Jean Holloway of Mantee;
one brother, Jim Hawkins (Sandy) of Blue
Springs; five grandchildren, Rosemary and Ben
Pender, Samantha Braden (Wade), Stephanie and
She was preceded in death by her parents; two
brothers, Robert Hawkins, Sr. and Bo Hawkins.
Pallbearers will be Sam Rowell, Brad Crawley,
Roger Pender, Paul Waddle, Scott Laney, Tyler
Honorary pallbearers will be Steve Lee, Dennis
Bolen, & Stephen Lochridge.
Memorials may be made to the Nettleton Church
of Christ Building Fund, P.O. Box 97, Nettleton,
Visitation will continue Thursday from 1
time for services, at the church.