Robert “Bob” George Hawks, 65, of Orange, passed away Thursday, Aug. 11, in Poteau, OK.

 Robert was born May 12, 1946, in Cedar Rapids, Ia. He was a veteran of the US Air Force. Robert worked as a pipe fitter.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Larry & Dorothy (Whittney) Hawks and sister, Linda Peterson.

Survivors include his wife, Catherine Cook of Orange; four daughters and sons-in- law, Marcy Hawks Hendrickson and Scott of Tulsa, Lori Hawks Manley and Dan of Frisco, Tx, Kristen Hawks Dalley and Mike of Frisco, and Janet Barrow Mauzey and Michael of Red Oak, Ok; one son and daughter-in-law, Richard Hudson Barrow and Angie of Hennessey, Ok.

Other survivors include eight granddaughters, Brooke Rowell and husband, Michael, Bailey Hendrickson, Bethany Hendrickson, Brenna Hendrickson of Tulsa, Ciara Hawks of Frisco, Desiree Mauzey Bartmess and husband, Lang of Tecumseh, Ok, Sarah Mauzey Needham and husband, Kyle of Longtown, Ok, Rainey Dale Mauzey of Red Oak; four grandsons, Eric Manley, Evan Manley, (already past due) Jaxon John Dalley of Frisco, and Casey Richard Barrow of Hennessey; one great granddaughter, Kalyn Mykelle Bartmess; great grandson, Matthew Tyree; and awaiting great grandchild, Needham Baby; other relatives and loved ones; many beloved friends.

There will be a memorial service at a later date.