Carole F. Hanks
August 9, 1934 - May 10, 2018
Carole F. Hanks, 83, of Amarillo passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 14, 2018 at Hillside Christian Church South Campus with Pastor Craig Albracht and Pastor Aaron Callaway officiating.
Burial will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Buffalo Cemetery in Sweetwater, Oklahoma.
Carole was born on August 9, 1934 to Charlie and Ima Crook in Sweetwater, OK, where she graduated High School in 1952. She moved to Amarillo in 1970 where she worked for Boot N Jeans for 15 years before her employment with Jiffy Cleaners, where she worked for over 31 years. She enjoyed caring for her animals and her family, but above all, loved being “Meme” to her grandchildren and others.
Carole is preceded in death by her parents; one son, Terry Hanks; one daughter, Susan Ackley; one brother, James Crook; and two sisters, Inabell Bryant and Doris Linderman.
Survivors include sons; Darrell Hanks, Randy Hanks and wife Shawna, Dave Hanks and wife Tammy, Shawn Ackley and J.R. Ackley and wife Desiree, all of Amarillo; sister, Joy Higgenbotham of Birmingham, AL; 10 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.