Herbert Dean was born to the late Sherman T. Hawks and Ruth Bolt Hawks. He was a U. S. Army veteran. before his retirement he worked in Textile as a Machinist.
Surviving, his wife, Dorothy Lundy Hawks of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Linda Hawks of Pulaski, VA; daughter and son-law, Elizabeth (Liz) and Marvin Pollard of Independence, VA; three grandchildren Christopher & Michelle Hawks, Kim & Dustin Shaffner, and Jessica Hawks; three step-grandchildren Michelle & Tim Goff, Jessica Poore, and Megan Poore; great-grandchild CayLynn; and step great-grandchildren Cole and Karlie; Sister-in-law Edna Walker of Bristol, VA; one niece and several nephews also survive
Funeral Service at 4:00pm Thursday, July 31 in Reins-Sturdivant Chapel. Receive friends 1 hr. before service. Interment at Flatrock Cemetery Independence, VA. Rev. Terri Gregory Elder James Hayden Elder James McNeil officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Independence Rescue Squad PO Box 607 Independence, VA 24348 or Independence Volunteer Fire Dept. PO Box 588 Independence, VA 24348