IMG_0867 (2) (162x300)Private services for Brian Neal Hawthorn, 47, of Ninnekah, will be held at a later date by the family. 

Brian Neal Hawthorn was born on October 23, 1969 in Limon, Colorado, the son of Neal Hawthorn and Brenda Vermillion. He died on April 4, 2017 in Ninnekah, Oklahoma. 

Brian grew up in Limon and graduated from Limon High School in 1987. He then started driving a truck and continued until 2014, when he was injured and medically retired. He moved to Ninnekah in 2015. 

He was a member of the Eagles Lodge, where he enjoyed all the Lodge activities and was very involved. Brian loved going to the casino. 

Brian was preceded in death by his mother. 

Survivors include his father, Neal Hawthorn and step-mother, Kathryn Bayne, of Ninnekah; brothers, Todd Hawthorn and Shane Hawthorn; sister, Paige Haile; and numerous other family and friends. 

Brian’s cremains will be interred at a later date. 

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home. 

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