Roger William Hawkins

Roger William Hawkins, age 79, of Asheboro went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Randolph Health, Asheboro.


Mr. Hawkins was born September 12, 1942, the son of Homer and Georgia Goins Hawkins.  Roger was an elder of the Hopewell Friends Community. He was a Farrier by trade and enjoyed aviation while having his pilot’s license. Roger was a loving father, grandfather, brother, and friend to all that knew him. In addition to his parents, Roger is preceded in death by his daughter, Anita Marie Hawkins.  


He is survived by sons, Tony W. Hawkins of Burlington, Allen W. Hawkins and wife Suzanne of Jamestown; daughter, Tara W. Hawkins of Asheboro; granddaughter, Amelia W. Hawkins of Wisconsin; siblings, David Hawkins and wife Pat of Asheboro, Larry Hawkins and wife Jeri, Gail Floyd, and Homer Lee Hawkins and wife Linda all of South Carolina.  


The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 5, 2021 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 10:30 AM in the Hopewell Friends Meeting Cemetery, 2244 Hopewell Friends Rd., Asheboro with Pastor Andy Garner officiating.


Memorials may be made in Roger’s honor to Hopewell Friends Meeting Cemetery Fund, 2244 Hopewell Friends Road, Asheboro, NC 27203 or Hopewell Friends Meeting Quaker Men, 2244 Hopewell Friends Road, Asheboro, NC 27203.