Mr. Leathel Leander Hawkins, 319 1/2 Lucard Street, Taft, passed away in a Bakersfield Hospital yesterday afternoon. He was born in Texas in 1895. He was a vetera of World War I, and a retired oil worker. Mr. Hawkins is survived by one brother, B.F. Hawkins of Taft. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday morning, November 22, at 10:00 o’clock in the Chapel of Erickson and Brown Funeral Home. Reverend Joseph W. Bruner will officiate. Burial will follow in West Side District Cemetery.