Claudine Spain Hawkins, age 87, of Lilburn, Georgia entered into rest on March 7, 2010. She was a Fort McPherson retiree in the Computer Operations Division with 20 years of service. Claudine, one of 13 children, grew up in Gainesville (GA) where she graduated from River Bend High School in 1940. She married William L. (Bill) Hawkins on May 3, 1952 in College Park, GA. Mr. Hawkins preceded his beloved wife of 24 years in death on April 9, 1976. As a widow, she enjoyed spending time with her family and spending every Saturday in the fall in Athens watching the Georgia Bulldogs. She was a member of the Georgia Bulldog Club and the Mountain Park United Methodist Church, Stone Mountain, GA. Claudine is survived by her sister, Hazel Spain Dolph, and a brother-in-law, Rowland Dolph of Lilburn, GA. She is also survived by a sister-in-law Carolyn Hawkins Crane; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, other relatives and friends. A Service Celebrating the Life of Claudine S. Hawkins will be held Thursday, March 11, 2010, at 11:00 A.M. at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Kerry Lauria officiating. Interment Arlington Memorial Park, Sandy Springs, GA. The family will receive friends on Thursday one hour prior to the service. Flowers are welcome, however donations in her memory made to Parkinson's Disease Foundation; 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018 (800-457-6676) are preferred. Condolences may be sent or viewed at . Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville, GA 770-979-3200.