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Marilyn "Sue" (Givens) Hawthorne

May 31, 1957 ~ July 31, 2023 (age 66) 66 Years Old


Marilyn “Sue” Hawthorne, 66 of Greensburg, Kentucky, formerly of Horse Branch, passed away on Monday, July 31, 2023 in Louisville. She was born on May 31, 1957 in Ohio County to the late Carl Givens and Beulah Mae Phelps Decker. Sue was a Registered Nurse and the Director of Nursing at Medco Center of Campbellsville, and she was of the Christian faith. She enjoyed spending time with her kids and grandkids, singing and playing guitar, cooking, gardening, and she loved the Christmas Holiday.

Aside from her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandson, Samuel Scott and eleven siblings.

She leaves behind to cherish many memories, her children, Elizabeth (Anthony) Hall of San Antonio, Texas, Kimberly (Larry) Chambers of Greensburg, Kentucky, Stephanie Paoli of El Paso, Texas, Chris Hawthorne (Kachina Mowery) of Greensburg, Kentucky, James (Kim) Nethery of St. Marys, Georgia and Sara Gonzales of Austin, Texas; five siblings, Bessie Singleton of Beaver Dam, Frances Coble (John Geary) of Hartford, Cecil Givens of Springfield, Missouri, Johnny Givens of Evansville, Indiana and Jo Brown of Hartford. Sue was blessed with twelve grandchildren, Ashley Gregory, Jacob Nethery, Layla Nethery, Brandon Hall, Breeyana Paoli, Alyssa Paoli, Diana Paoli, Victor Hawthorne, Vanity Shofner, Katherine Charles, Chyanne Hernandez and Miya Gonzales and three great grandchildren.

Visitation for Marilyn Sue Hawthorne will be held from 10 AM CST until the funeral service at 1 PM CST on Saturday, August 5, 2023 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with Bro. Brent Howard officiating. Burial will follow in Render Memorial Cemetery in McHenry.

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August 5, 2023

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Funeral Service
August 5, 2023

1:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Interment following funeral service
August 5, 2023

Render Memorial Cemetery
Hwy 62 West
McHenry, KY 42354


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