1937 — 2021
LaVerne Hughes Hawkins, age 82, formerly of Albany, GA, passed away on April 7, 2021 at her residence in Orlando, FL. LaVerne was born in Donalsonville, GA on May 15, 1937, the only child of Willard Lawson Hughes and Wilma White Hughes. She resided in Donalsonville until her marriage to Eugene Hawkins on July 6, 1958. For over 35 years, LaVerne was a bank teller at C&S Bank and Nation's Bank. Along with her position at the bank, she supported her husband as he grew the Albany Tractor & Equipment Company into the Flint Equipment Company, operating thirteen locations in Georgia, Florida and Alabama. The Hawkins' sold the business in 2001 and were very proud to be a part of the John...