Deana Hawkins Richey, 41, of Johnson City, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, in the Bristol Regional
Mrs. Richey was a native of Homestead, Fla., but had lived most of her life in Johnson City.
She was the daughter of the late Jimmy Dean Hawkins and Susan Tipton Hawkins and Walter F.
Whaley. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Richey.
Mrs. Richey graduated from Rock Creek Elementary School in Erwin and attended Liberty Bell Middle School. She was an account manager for Citi-Group.
Survivors include one brother: Aaron Adam Hawkins of Johnson City; one uncle: Gordon Ray Tipton of Seiling, Okla.; two aunts: Sara Hayes and Sue Isenburg both of Johnson City; several cousins in the Johnson City area; special friends: Mr. and Mrs. Carl Moore, Peggy Shuffler, Debbie Doan, Rametha Loving and Uzoma Alu.
The graveside service was held at 3 p.m., Monday, Feb. 20, in the Washington County Memory Gardens. Her brother Aaron Adam Hawkins, provided the eulogy. Active pallbearers were selected from family and friends.
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services was in charge.