Walter Hawkins

Walter Hawkins' Death

Born (Birthday) May 18, 1949

Death Date July 11, 2010

Age of Death 61 years

Cause of Death Pancreatic Cancer

Place of Death Ripon, California, United States

Profession Gospel Singer

The gospel singer Walter Hawkins died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Gospel singer and pastor know for his millions-selling Love Alive series of albums. He frequently collaborated with artists such as Van Morrison and Diahann Carroll.

His gospel singing career began as a singer in The Northern California State Youth Choir of the Church of God in Christ.

His Love Alive IV album, released in 1990, stayed at #1 on the Billboard Gospel Album charts for 33 weeks.

Personal Life

He has a son named Walter and a daughter named Trystan.

Among those who attended his church services was fellow gospel singer Sylvester.

How did Walter Hawkins die?

On July 11, 2010, Walter Hawkins died of pancreatic cancer at the age of 61 in his house in Ripon, California.