Memorial graveside service for Janice Jayne Hawkins, age 63, of Frederick, Oklahoma, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 23, 2021, at the Frederick Memorial Cemetery with Rev. David Kirby, pastor of Tesca Baptist Church, officiating.
Inurnment will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Orr Gray Gish Funeral Home, of Frederick.
She passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021, at her home just one day shy of her 64th birthday.
She was born January 19, 1957, in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. Her parents were Herman and Eula Mae (Smith) Varenhorst. She attended Weaver school through the 8th grade and then she attended Frederick High School. She lived in Davidson for many years and then moved to Vernon, where she lived until returning to Frederick. She worked as a Professional Nursing Assistant (PNA) at the North Texas State Hospital in Vernon, Texas. Her life revolved around her family and friends. He world was especially her grandkids and great grandkids. She loved playing games and she loved her animals.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons: Clifton Hawkins and Steven Hawkins.
Survivors include her daughter: Julie Parks, of Frederick; a brother: Larry Varenhorst; eight grandchildren: Brittany Varenhorst, Savanna Smith, Aaron Hawkins, Jordan Hawkins, Destiny Hawkins and Carlie Hawkins; and three great grandchildren: Emmalee Sheffield, Everli Varenhorst and Steven Smith.
Orr Gray Gish Funeral Home
111 N. 11th Street
Frederick, OK 73542
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