Lettie Caraway Hanks

March 18, 2023

Mrs. Lettie Caraway Hanks, age 87, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, March 15, 2023, in Century, FL.  She resided most of her life in Molino, FL. until moving to Atmore, AL; for the past 20 plus years. She was a member of Hall’s Fork Assembly of God Church. She was retired from Monsanto with 35 years of service.

Mrs. Hanks enjoyed spending time with her family and going to family reunions. She loved visiting friends, going to different places to singings, and singing at church. She enjoyed spending time crocheting and quilting.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, J.D. Hanks, her parents, James Oscar (Clinie Lewis) Caraway.

She is survived by her one daughter, Donna Hall, of Atmore, AL; two sisters, Juanita O’Conner, of Barrineau Park, FL; Bonnie Ruth Bell, of Hattiesburg, MS; two grandchildren, Donna “Beth” Holloway (Joe) of Daphne, AL; J.R. (Virginia) Hall, of Gordo, AL; eight great-grandchildren, Alexis, Jaxon, Lillie, Ally, Landon, Jayson, Aiden, Emma, and other relatives.

Funeral service will be Sunday, March 19, 2023 at 3:00 PM at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home, LLC with Rev. Windell Hadley officiating.

Burial will follow at Bay Springs Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Sunday, March 19, 2023 from 1:00 PM until service time at 3:00 PM at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home, LLC.

Pallbearers will be Jaxon King, Joe Holloway, Luman Wilson, Tim Wilson, Buddy Bethea, and Ricky Beasley.

Honorary pallbearers will be her nieces, Lisa Newton, Paula Thomley, Evelyn Bethea, and Marilyn Stone.


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