Thomas “Tom” Spencer Hawkins of Lum died unexpectedly on Sunday, December 9th, 2018 at the age of 63. Tom was born December 21st, 1954 in Detroit to Spencer Hawkins and Simone Savoie. He married his best-friend, Brenda Kowalski, on September 7th, 1985. Tom worked at Chrysler, where he was nicknamed “Hawk.” He retired after thirty-one years. Tom was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. He was a passionate hunter, fisherman, and family man. Tom spent much of his time taking his grandsons hunting and fishing. He loved to ride bikes and go to the park with his granddaughter. Tom enjoyed listening and singing to his favorite artist, Elvis. Tom is survived by his beloved wife of 43 years Brenda, his two daughters Danielle (Jon) of Lum and Christel of Warren. He had six grandchildren whom he absolutely loved and adored: Aaron, Donovan, Demontae, Ty, Dominic and the youngest Briella. He also was survived by two siblings. A memorial for Tom will be announced at a later date.