Guy "Bo" Henderson Hawkins, Sr.

February 14, 1950November 6, 2012
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Guy “Bo” Henderson Hawkins, Sr., 62 of New Bern, died November 6, 2012 at home.

He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam Era. He was past master of Grantham Lodge No. 725 and he was a member of New Bern Scottish Rite and Sudan Shriners. He attended New Bern High School.

He is survived by two sons, Guy Henderson Hawkins, Jr. of New Bern; Joseph William Hawkins of Jamesville; one daughter, Tina Marie Hawkins Taylor of Cove City; one brother, Johnnie Travis Hawkins of New Bern; one sister, Cynthia Norris of New Bern; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Services will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, November 11, 2012 at Cotten Chapel. Burial, with Masonic rites will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm Saturday, November 10, 2012 at the funeral home.


  • Visitation Saturday, November 10, 2012
  • Funeral Service Sunday, November 11, 2012

Guy "Bo" Henderson Hawkins, Sr.

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Tony and Karen Fothergill

March 14, 2013

Guy, We will sure miss seeing you at the Trenton auction. We always looked forward to seeing you there, and we will miss your gardening advise too. You always had such great gardens. Don't worry about Phyllis we'll look in on her frequently. We know how much you truly loved her. Take care friend we will see you again in Heaven.

November 13, 2012

You were my Husband and companion for over 21 years. I miss you so much. You loved my children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren like they were your own. Wyatt and Keylee will be lost when they come to visit now. I love you. Your wife, Phyllis Hawkins

Cathey Jackson

November 11, 2012

i am praying for yall i love yall. Bo was a good man i am blessed to have been a part of his family, and am very thankful my children had a papa like him. love yall with all my heart

janie hawkins fulcher

November 10, 2012

May his bright spirit continue to glow in Heaven.....Miss u cuz....asking that God grant peace and comfort to all his loved ones....

Jacqueline Chandler

November 10, 2012

Bo know that you are loved an always will be.I want to thank you for all the wonderful memories you left me an the three beautiful children you gave me!when I look at each of them I see you looking back at me,so know you will always be remembered an loved deeply. remember {JTC/GHH ]ps again thank you!see you in HEAVEN!!!

November 10, 2012

Your dads love lives on in his words and in the memories. May God give you the strength you need. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Kathie Redden. New Bern


November 9, 2012

Dad duke you were one of a kind.A great father and my best friend.No one could ever take your place!Ill miss seeing that great smile, and hearing that rough voice that spoke such kind words to me.YOU WILL ALWAYS BE MY HERO!!!LOVE YOUR BABY GIRL TINA MARIE

jacqueline chandler

November 9, 2012

Boe know you will always have a place in my heart!I will miss you,but thank you for the many memories you have left with me and giving me three beautiful children..there,s not one that I look at I don;t see you staring back at me,so You will always be loved an remembered.May GOD keep you safe in his arms (JTH/GHH) LOVE JACKIE ps/see you in Heaven!!!

November 9, 2012

Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you. I wish you the best luck and i will think you. DAVID OGLESBY HAVELOCK

johnny sadler

November 9, 2012

Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you.