Graveside services for Glenzell Hawkins, age 74, of Sulphur Springs, has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM at the Greenview Cemetery with Pastor Vern Hawkins officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Dylan Thomas-Hicks, Robert Parker, Joseph Hicks, Michael Ferguson, Quinith Hicks and Ardell Hicks, Jr. A visitation will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at Tapp Funeral Home.
Glenzell was born January 14, 1942 in Sulphur Springs, the daughter of Elmer Henry Newsom and Linnie Bell Holmes Newsom and was a retired clerical worker for Raytheon. She passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2016 at Sulphur Springs Health and Rehab.
Survivors include: two sons, Ardell Hicks, Jr. and wife Mary of Sulphur Springs and Quinith Hicks of North Richland Hills; three daughters, Teresa England of Austin, Kimberly Parker of Sulphur Springs and Jill Husman of Little Rock, AK, ; two sisters, Jenny Ferguson and husband Celo and Vernice Penny and husband, Red, both of Sulphur Springs; 20 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren and one great, great granddaughter.
Glenzell was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Y.B. Newsom and Cecil Newsom.
Arrangements under the direction of Tapp Funeral Home.