November 18, 2013

Allen Wayne Hawpe

The Express-Star

— Allen Wayne Hawpe

Memorial service for Allen “Wayne” Hawpe, 48, of Chickasha will be held Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the Church of Christ, located at 116 Georgia, Chickasha.

Allen “Wayne” Hawpe was born in Everett, Wash., on Jan. 13, 1965, the son of Billy Ray Hawpe and Virginia Belle Buckner Hawpe. He died on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, in Chickasha.

He was married to Lanette Venable on Oct. 20, 1989 in Wichita Falls, Texas.

Wayne was a transportation truck driver.

He was a very devoted father and enjoyed his family. He also enjoyed taking walks with his dog, Simba. Wayne had recently become a grandpa for the first time and was very proud of his granddaughter, Athena Belle Hawpe.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Charley Buckner; his maternal grandmother, Hazel Buckner; his paternal grandfather, Alfred W. Hawpe; his brother Billy “BG” Glenn Hawpe; and three uncles Donny Buckner, Ronnie Hawpe, and Muriel “Bud” Hawpe.

Survivors include his wife: Lanette Hawpe;  his sons: Billy Hawpe and Joshua Hawpe and wife Raina; his daughter Summer Belle Hawpe; his mother: Virginia Belle Hawpe; his granddaughter: Athena Belle Hawpe, all of the home; sister: Sharla Kirkland and husband Scott of Lindsay; brother: Donnie Alexander and wife Alice and family; niece: Crystal Miller and husband Michael of Wannett; niece and nephew: Debra and Brandon Kirkland of Lindsay; nephew: Chris Gregory and wife Belinda of Lawton; uncle: Jerry Buckner and wife Carol of Chickasha; uncle: Jackie Hawpe and aunts: Sue Ann and Darla Sue Hawpe of Oklahoma City.

There will be a viewing on Monday, Nov. 18 and Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.  Cremation will follow.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.