|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1912|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 1989|
Mrs. Roy (Ruth Irene Link) Hanks, 77, of Maroa died 8:40 a.m. Sunday, September 3, 1989 in her home.
Services were 2 p.m. Thursday in Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, Maroa. Private burial services were in Maroa Cemetery.
Mrs. Hanks was born in Maroa, daughter of Jacob and Sarah Link. She was a machinist at Revere Cooper & Brass in Clinton until retiring in 1979 and a member of Maroa Christian Church.
She married Roy Hanks in 1932. He died in 1969.
Surviving are sons, Roy Gene of Decatur, Lee of Richardson, Texas; John of Maroa; daughters, Audrey Crutchfield of Decatur; Mrs. Art (Peggy) Knapp of Yucca Valley, Cal.; brother Eugene Link, Hammond; sisters, Helen Bailey of Baton Rouge, La.; Mrs. Oscar (Frances) Dolleslager, of Birchwood, Wis.; seven grandchildren; one great granddaughter.
One brother and one granddaughter preceded her in death.
Jacob W. Link (1883 - 1946)
Sarah Sadie Jones Link (1884 - 1964)
Roy Hanks (1906 - 1970)*
Audrey Ann Hanks Crutchfield (1933 - 1998)*
Roy Gene Hanks (1941 - 2011)*
John Richard Hanks (1943 - 2005)*
Virgil Lee Hanks (1945 - 1995)*
Maroa Township Cemetery
Created by: Candie Rogers
Record added: Nov 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31754251
Added: May. 9, 2009