HAWKINS, Kay (Wood), 71, of Moundsville, W.Va., passed away Thursday, December 26, 2013, in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, W.Va.
Kay was born July 27, 1942 in Glen Dale, a daughter of the late Guy A. and Hester A. (LeMasters) Wood.
She was retired from Ohio Valley Animal Center and was a member of the Moundsville Church of Christ. She became a licensed masseuse in 1986, and had a large clientele in the valley. She was also an avid camper and wood carver and worked in the animal care field for 12 years.
In addition to her parents, Kay was preceded in death by three brothers, Guy A. Wood, Jr., Phillip F. Wood and David Wood; and two sisters, Martha L. Pettit and Jean L. Pettit.
She is survived by her three sons, Guy E.. (Mariah) Hawkins of Moundsville, Gerald Brett (Julie) of Cameron, W.Va. and L. Brock (Shyanne) Hawkins of Bellaire, Ohio; two brothers, Harlan "Bud" (Mary Laverne) Wood of Bay, Ark. and Sam (Gerry) Wood of Glen Dale; a sisters, Barbara A. Zukoff of Glen Dale; four grandsons, Dustin Hawkins, Michael Murphy, Jesse Hawkins and William (Sarah) Hawkins; six granddaughters, Shana, Brielle, Elizabeth, Bethany, Willow and Abigale Hawkins; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from noon-8 p.m., Sunday, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby- Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, December 30, 2013, with Denzil Butler officiating. Interment will be in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard, W.Va.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com.