Frank Hawkins/Korea/Vietnam Memorial


On the Courthouse Square, Vaiden, Mississippi



Side Facing South:




In Memoriam


Frank Louis Hawkins

Memorial Highway

Lost His Life October 22, 1943

While in the Service of His Country

Supt. of Vaiden Public Schools


He Brought to His Chosen

Task of Teaching a Wise

And Understanding Heart


Signing of House Bill No. 320 Designating Frank Louis Hawkins Memorial Highway





Side Facing North:




Korean Casualties from Carroll County:


Joe T. Avant

Sam Fleming, Jr.

Willie P. Purnell




Area Casualties Incurred by United States

Military Personnel in Connection

With Conflict in Vietnam:



Michael Henry Ball     Dwight Hodges

Hubert Groom     Chester T. Howard, Jr.

Hyland L. Crowder     Benjamin G. Lang

Mark H. Eaton     Kenneth E. Mattson

Jimmie Lee Forrest     Donnie Dwight Presley

Willie K. Fullilove     Carter Lee Williams, Jr.

Guy W. Hester, Jr.


Korea/Vietnam Casualty Marker Inscriptions
Frank Hawkins Memorial Inscriptions
Curtis King Memorial Bench