From the News-Virginian obituary:
George Robert Hawke, 93, of 815 W. 11th St., passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Augusta Health. . . . Mr. Hawke was Past Secretary of the Waynesboro Evening Kiwanis Club, a former Chairman and lifetime member of the Waynesboro Historical Commission, a volunteer with the Rockfish Gap Visitors Center, author of two books titled A History of Waynesboro, a member of the Waynesboro Heritage Museum and worked with the Plumb House Restoration Group.