Lauretta Mae Hanks

November 4, 2020

Our beloved, Christian, wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 1, 2020. Her husband, Grover (Cleve) Hanks, her children, Martin Hanks and Victoria Ashton, and all who knew her will remember her forever and cherish the memory of her loving, Christian spirit.

She enjoyed travelling, painting landscapes, and shopping for antiques. She loved her family with all her heart, and enjoyed having large family gatherings. She was a long time member of Olive Baptist Church, and is now enjoying the company of Jesus.

Mrs., Hanks is survived by her husband, Grover (Cleve) Hanks; her siblings, Richard McGougan, Jr., Rachel Strawbridge, Carolyn Taylor, and her children, Martin Hanks, and Victoria Ashton; her grandchildren, Nathaniel Ashton, and Marc Anthony, Brandon, and Daniel Hanks.

She was predeceased by her parents, Una and Richard McGougan, Sr., and four siblings, Laura Butler, Lowell McGougan, Charles McGougan, and Raleigh McGougan.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 8, 2020, at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North with Reverend Jerry Passmore officiating.

Burial will follow in Bayview Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at 12:30 p.m. prior to services.

Faith Chapel Funeral Home North is entrusted with arrangements.

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