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Richard A. Hankins

Tuesday, August 3, 2004

Richard A. Hankins, 84, of Hot Springs, died Thursday, July 28, 2004.

He was born Aug. 11, 1919, in Bloomfield to James L. and Francis Ada Gibson Hankins.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Rex, Clyde, Edward, Virgil and Akory Hankins; two sisters, Agnes Poe and Betty Hough.

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Hankins of Hot Springs, Ark.; three daughters, Laura Davenport of White, Hall, Ark., Norma Brewer of Conway, Ark., and Donna Hall of Hot Springs, Ark.; a brother, Charles Robert Hankins of Escondido, Calif.; a sister, Geneva Hart of Longview, Wash.; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Aug. 5, 2004, at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield with grandson John Cope officiating.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer society or St. Joseph Hospice.

Arrangements are made by Caruth-Hale Funeral Home in Hot Springs, Ark.