Monday, July 12, 2010
Oakland Has Lost One Of Its "Chosen" - Rest In Peace, Walter Hawkins
May 18, 1949 – July 11, 2010
Pastor Walter Hawkins, an award-winning gospel singer/musician has died at the age of 61 in Ripon, California of pancreatic cancer.
Along with his brother, he formed the Walter Hawkins Singers who count among their many hits, the iconic tune, "Oh Happy Day."
Funeral arrangements are pending.
at 11:04 AM