Robert Clinton ‘Hawkeye” Hawks

Robert Clinton ‘Hawkeye” Hawks, 81, of Martinsville passed away Thursday September 3, 2020, at Sovah Health of Martinsville. He was born in Carroll County, Virginia on September 28, 1938, to the late Joseph and Della Hall Hawks, and was retired from American Furniture Co. after 37 years. Clinton was a hard worker, good provider who loved his two daughters. Before his declining health, Clinton enjoyed weekend trips to the Blue Ridge Parkway, visiting the old home place, nascar racing, watching Andy Griffin, Gun Smoke and various other westerns. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers; David and Everett Hawks.

The family would like to give a special thank you to Dr. Parikh, Dr. Clark, the 5th floor staff of Sovah Health and two special nurses Faith Robertson and Julia Foley. Also would like to recognize the love and care giving by Mountain Valley Hospice. Surviving are two daughters and a son-in-law; Sheila H. (Robert) Lackey and Bettina Hawks, one brother, Billy Hawks and two grandchildren Joshua and Jordan.

A Celebration of Life service will be held 2:00 P.M. Tuesday September 8, 2020, in the Roselawn Chapel Funeral Home with Director Kelly Ratcliff officiating, interment will be private. The family will receive friends thirty minutes prior to services beginning at 1:30 P.M. Roselawn Chapel Funeral Home and Burial Park entrusted with arrangements.

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