Mr. Marvin S. Hawkey, age 96 of Plant City, Florida and formerly of Greenville, Ohio passed away on Thursday December 16, 2010 at 1:25 AM at Health Center of Plant City, Plant City, Florida. He was born June 24, 1914 in Darke County, Ohio the son of the late Vernon O. & Carrie (Shriver) Hawkey. He worked for Nestle Corp. from 1944 to 1966 then he moved to Florida and was a construction supervisor.
He is preceded in death by his parents; 1st Wife: Phyllis (Beam) Hawkey; Sons: Randy, Larry and Bill G. Hawkey; Brothers: Lowell, Robert, and Ray Hawkey; Sisters: Edythe Cain and Mary Kelley.
He is survived by his Sons: Dan Hawkey of Florida, Jeff Hawkey of South Carolina; 6 Grandchildren, 1 Great Grandchild; Brother: Dale Hawkey.
A graveside service will be held on Monday December 20, 2010 at 10:00 AM at Greenville Cemetery old section with Rev. Elwood Stuart officiating. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are being handled Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association.