John Robert Hawkins, 67, of Owensville, died Sunday, February 26, 2012, at Capital Region Medial Center in Jefferson City. Survivors include his daughter, Kelly Hawkins of Owensville; four sisters, Marlene (John) Smith of Brinkley, Ariz., Karen (James) Lange of Belle, Jean (Bruce) Michel of Owensville, Mary Lou (Sonny) Hinton of Chesapeake, Va.; one sister-in-law, Joann Roche of St. Louis; and numerous nieces and nephews. Services were held Tuesday, February 28, at the Bland Christian Church. Interment was in the Bland Union Cemetery. Services were under the direction of Sassmann's Funeral Service, Bland.