CANMER — Max Marshall Hankins, 72, of Canmer, formerly of Glasgow, passed away peacefully Friday, July 4, 2014, at his daughter’s home.
He was born Nov. 14, 1941 in Frankfort, Ind., the son of the late Hobart and Bessie Satterfield Hankins. He was saved as a young man at Bon Ayr Baptist Church and was a longtime member of Cedar Cross Missionary Baptist Church in Allen County. He was a retired mechanic and construction worker having worked for Gray Construction and Branscum Construction companies.
Survivors include a daughter, Tammy Hankins Hensley (husband Aaron), of Canmer; a son, Max Hankins II, (wife Jessie), of Highland, Ill.; ten grandchildren, Blake, Sarah Faith, and Landen Hensley, of Canmer; and Brooklyn, Kali, and Max Hankins III, of Glasgow, and Ledger and Lyeden Hankins, of Highland, Ill., Blaine Haberer and Jarron Haberer, of Illinois; two brothers, Eugene Hankins, of Cave City, and Jerry Hankins, of Franklin; a sister, Imogene Klaber, of Frenchburg; his former wife and mother of his children, Vicie Hankins, of Glasgow; several nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers, Jim, Bobby and Dale Hankins; and three sisters, Sue Palmore, Betty Jo Finley, and Evelyn Hankins.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Bowles Cemetery. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Monday July 7, at the funeral home.