Gene Hankins, 83, passed away on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at his home.
Gene was born on March 10, 1937 in Harco to Lyman and Lillian (Schwartz) Hankins. He married Linda Thompson on December 24, 1956 in Brookport.
Gene worked in sales at Napa Auto parts for 45 years.
Wife-Linda Hankins of Marion
Daughter-Darla and John Abney of Marion
Daughter-Lisa and Allen Swan of Marion
Son-Lowell “Buddy” and Tammy Hankins of Ina
John C. and Tina Abney of Metropolis
Christopher and Stephanie Howell of Marion
Brandon and Joanna Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Nathaniel and Kristen Hankins of Murfreesboro, TN
Peyton Howell of Marion
Jacob Mick of Maryville, TN
Matthew Mick of McLeansboro
Genie Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Caleb Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Joby Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Jordan Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Samuel Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Leanna Hankins of Mt. Vernon
Noah Hankins of Murfreesboro, TN
Brother-Jim and Pat Hankins of Newton
Special niece-Donna Parr of AL
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Kenneth Hankins; two infant sisters and brother and sister in law, Wayne and Fern Hankins.
Graveside services will be held on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 2pm at Lakeview Cemetery in Johnston City with Rev. Bruce Fox officiating. Visitation will be on Monday from 11:30am to 1:30pm at Blue Funeral Home in Marion.
Due to health concerns related to the COVID-19 virus, those attending the service are asked to maintain social distancing guidelines and wear a face mask.
Memorials may be made to All Nations Church and will be accepted at the funeral home.