Award-winning gospel singer Walter Hawkins dies

Gospel singer Walter Hawkins performs during an event celebrating Black Music Month in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, June 17, 2008, in Washington. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)

July 12, 2010 1:42:44 AM PDT
Walter Hawkins, a Grammy Award-winning gospel singer, composer and pastor from Oakland, died Sunday. He was 61.