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Velma Elizabeth Hanks Bourland
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1913
Pike County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 2000
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA

Velma was the only daughter of 6 children born to Archibald Claud "Arch" Hanks and Lora Ann White.

Velma married Ralph Francis Bourland on 03 Aug 1933 in Greenville, Bond County, Illinois. They were the parents of 3 children.

Velma was a homemaker and member of Fillmore Baptist Church in Fillmore, Montgomery County, Illinois.

At the time of her death at Hillsboro Health Care Center, Velma was 86 years, 10 months and 28 days old. She was survived by 3 sons; 7 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Velma was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph; and 5 brothers.

Visitation was held from 12:30 p.m. until the beginning of funeral services at 1:00 on 14 Feb 2000 at Miller Funeral Home in Fillmore.

The family requested that memorials, if desired, be made to the Fillmore Baptist Church in Fillmore.

Velma's husband, Ralph, passed away on 23 Mar 1987.

Children: 3 sons.

Mother of:
(Living) Bourland
(Living) Bourland
(Living) Bourland

Velma's siblings:
ssell W. Hanks
Farris M. Hanks
Merle A. Hanks
Kenneth William "Kenny" Hanks
Archie Lee Hanks
Family links: 
  Archibald Claud Hanks (1877 - 1938)
  Lora Ann White Hanks (1886 - 1957)
  Russell Hanks (1905 - 1978)*
  Farris M. Hanks (1907 - 1963)*
  Merle Hanks (1910 - 1973)*
  Velma Elizabeth Hanks Bourland (1913 - 2000)
  Kenneth William Hanks (1914 - 1979)*
  Archie Lee Hanks (1930 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Glendale Cemetery
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Lynn
Record added: Jul 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93576768
Velma Elizabeth <i>Hanks</i> Bourland
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