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Hawkins, Ardon S. (Ardon Sanford), 1947-1996

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1947 - 1996

Biographical History

Ardon S. Hawkins (1947-1996) was a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from Utah.

Ardon Sanford Hawkins was born on January 14, 1947 in Alamosa, Colorado to Ellen Evans Hawkins. At the age of 19, he was called to serve as a missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Language Training Mission in Mexico. Five years after returning home he married Delores Evelyn Gregory Dolly on June 4, 1973, whom together they had eight children. On July 22, 1996, he passed away from cancer at the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo, Utah and was buried shortly thereafter on July 27, 1996 in Springville, Utah.

Citation:
Find A Grave, December 16, 2016 (Ardon S. Hawkins; Ardon Sanford Hawkins; b. January 14, 1947 in Alamosa, Colo.; mother: Ellen Evans Hawkins; served as missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at age 19 in the Language Training Mission in Mexico; m. Delores Evelyn Gregory Dolly on June 4, 1973, eight children; d. July 22, 1996 of cancer at the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo, Utah; buried July 27, 1996 in Springville, Utah.; d. July 27, 1996)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Ardon S. Hawkins slides

 Collection — Carton: 1
Identifier: MSS 8936
Scope and Contents

Contains slides of photos taken by Hawkins during his mission to Mexico between 1966-1968. Includes photographs of archaeological sites in Mexico including Chicen Itza, and photographs from Cinco de Mayo parade and Mormon ordinances. Materials dated approximately 1966-1968.

Dates: approximately 1966-1968