STOW - Former Portage County resident Elsie M. Hawkins, 87, of Stow, died Saturday.
She was born in Blue Creek, W. Va.
Survivors include sons, Orval, Dave and Larry, all of Ohio, and Berchie of Florida; daughters, Geneva Light and Florence Chamber, both of West Virginia, Lorrena Medley of Florida, Sue Burns of West Virginia, Linda Carlson of Maryland, Kay Milsky of Florida, Parnie Weed of Michigan and Pat Dedon of Ohio; 38 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Pearl Anderson, of West Virginia.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Redmon Funeral Home, 3633 Darrow Road in Stow, where funeral services will be held beginning at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Park in Ravenna.