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Jerri Hawkins Stoilkov

Jerri Hawkins Stoilkov


Inman, SC


Jerri Hawkins Stoilkov, 75, of Inman and widow of Simeon B Stoilkov passed away Friday, February 12, 2021, at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills in Landrum surrounded by her family.


Born and raised in Laurens, Jerri was a dear friend to all she met and loved by many. She was a retired school teacher who adopted many children into her heart over the years.


She is survived by sisters, Mary Francis Murphy of Cross Anchor and Patsy Owens (David) of Laurens. In addition to her sisters, she is survived by many nieces and nephews including nieces, Katie Owens and Dessi Armstrong and a nephew, Simeon Stoilkov.


In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her parents, Grady and Mary Elizabeth Hawkins.


Graveside services will be Friday, February 19, 2021, at 2:00 PM at Forest Lawn Cemetery conducted in Laurens by Rev. J.D. Shiflet.


The family will receive friends at the cemetery immediately following the service.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Laurens County Humane Society in honor of her dog, Saint, renamed Margi, that she adopted from the shelter.


Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.


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David, Patsy and Katie. Enjoyed the times that Jerri got to come to Church with yall. It was a blessing to see how each of you stood by Jerri during her last days. I know each of you will miss Jerri very Much. Katie was very special to Jerri and you could feel the love flowing both ways. Thoughts and prayers for the whole Family. Gerald and Gearline

Gerald and Gearline Abercrombie Feb 17 2021 12:00 AM

As another member of the Class of 63, I vividly remember the smile that was always on her face. I don't believe she ever met a stranger. our hearts go out to all of the family. Let's all hold on to the memories we have of Jerri. May God Bless. Pat Brown -Class Of 63

Pat Brown Feb 17 2021 12:00 AM

Love you & miss you to pieces, Aunt Jerri. Hold heaven down for me until we meet again at the pearly gates.

Katie Owens Feb 16 2021 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. I have always thought a lot of Jerri. She was a wonderful person. May the Lord give you peace and love during this difficult time. Sandra Laaw

Sandra Laws Feb 16 2021 12:00 AM

Patsy and family so sorry for your loss. Prayers and thoughts for the family. Mary (sissy) Ward Godfrey and Mary Ward

Mary Godfrey Feb 16 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jerri Stoilkov

BettyAnn Spires Feb 16 2021 12:00 AM