Wilma M. "Granny" Hanes, 82, of Alma, formerly of Napton, died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at St. Mary's Hospital in Blue Springs.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, at Southside Assembly of God in Marshall, with Walter Admire, William W. Harlow and Rev. Josh Andrew officiating. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Zoar Cemetery at Napton. Memorials may be made to House of Friends Ministry or Power Up Self Defense. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Nov. 13, 1927, in Marshall, she was the daughter of the late James Franklin Bakert and Lennie Palmer Bakert. She had lived in Alma the last two years but previously lived in Saline County her entire life. She was a cook at Saline County Rest Home for several years and had also worked at Banquet Foods, but her love in life was being a homemaker. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church and had volunteered for Children of Promise in Alma.
Additional survivors include her children, Linda S. Davis, Jack C. Hanes Sr. and wife, Teo, of Nelson and Jeanie Peeples Ritter and husband, Dale, of Alma; 12 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; one brother, Ernest E. "Bingo" Bakert of Marshall; one sister, Betty Boyd of Marshall; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Jack R. Hanes Jr.; one daughter, Louise "Pickles" Sylvester; one grandson, Timmy Hanes; one step-grandson, Zachary Sylvester; and one sister, Barbara Bafford.
Additional information provided per family recompense.