LILESVILLE — Pauline Dawkins Hatcher, 89, died Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at Carrington Place in Matthews.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 1, at Lilesville Baptist Church with Rev. Teddy Lawson officiating. Interment will follow in Anson Memorial Park, Wadesboro.
The family will greet friends Thursday night from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Leavitt Funeral Home, Wadesboro.
Hatcher was born Sept. 13, 1922 in Anson County, a daughter of the late Bruce Richard Dawkins Sr. and the late Bessie Cobb Dawkins. She was a faithful member of Lilesville Baptist Church and was retired from Anson County Department of Social Services.
Surviving are her husband of nearly 67 years, Mack D. Hatcher of the home; her daughter, Dale Carpenter of Charlotte; her grandchildren, Christopher (Erin) Carpenter of Denver, Colo., David (Kelly) Carpenter of Alexandria, Va., Emily (Craig) Hamilton and Andrew (Anna) Carpenter, all of Charlotte; her great-grandchildren, Jacob, Charles and Nora; and her nephews and their families.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister and brother, Elizabeth Lee and Richard Dawkins.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lilesville Baptist Church, Elizabeth Lee Garden Fund, P.O. Box 305, Lilesville, NC 28091.
The arrangements are in care of Leavitt Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.leavittfuneralhomewadesboro.com.