Cover photo for Patsy Hanks's Obituary
Patsy Hanks Profile Photo
1938 Patsy 2013

Patsy Hanks

April 5, 1938 — May 11, 2013

Patsy Jane Hanks, age 75, of Emory passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at her residence.
Funeral service for Patsy Hanks will be held 1:00 pm, Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at the First United Methodist Church of Quinlan.
Interment will follow in Willow Springs Cemetery. Rev.Eric Rothe and Arlis Vandever will officiate.
Visitation is 6-8:00 pm, Monday, May 13, 2013 at the funeral home chapel. Services are under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home (
Mrs. Hanks was born in Chillicothe, April 5, 1938, to Alva Ray and Mollie Carr Barnett
Patsy married Benny Ray Hanks in Denton, on Feb. 14, 1969
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Quinlan and was a organist for the church
Patsy had spent her working career as a circuit desgin clerk with Southwestern Bell and retired after 30 years of service. She was also a member of the Bell Singers with Southwestern Bell. Patsy was a member of the Civic Club, Lions Club, Car Club and active in the Cotton Picken Theatre.

Survivors include:
Husband: Benny Hanks of Emory
Daughter: Jan Page of Mineola
Sons: Curtis Hanks and wife Terry of Hot Springs, Arkansas, and Kephen Hanks and wife Tammy of Lewisville.
Sister: Sarah Hughes of Amarillo
Grandchildren: Maranda O'Pry, Chelby Hanks, Brooke Easley, Chet Page, Jerrick Claxton, Zachary Claxton, and Wesley Wilson
Great-Grandchildren: Ian O'Pry, Vincent Hooks, and Cruz Claxton
Preceded in death by: parents, 1 brother; Mack Barnett, and step-father; Vernon Hodges

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Patsy Hanks, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 11

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree