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Obituary for Jane Bowen Hankins

CHATHAM,
Jane Dare Bowen Hankins, age 73, of 2565 Chalk Level Rd. Chatham, VA, went home with Jesus on Dec. 12, 2018 from her residence.
She was born on October 11, 1945, in Pittsylvania County, the daughter of the late Andrew Bowen and the late Elizabeth Watson Bowen.
She is survived by her husband, James Ryland Hankins. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Jenny (Frank) Fryar of Goldsboro, NC and Sarah (Ben) Kendig of Chatham; a son, James (Elizabeth) Hankins of Chatham; a sister, Ann Shelton of Danville; five grandchildren, Boone and Kaleb Fryar, Rye and Lizzie Kendig, and Junis Hankins.
Jane graduated from Gretna High school. She was a homemaker who loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and canning, and sharing the abundance of her harvest with others. Her table was always open for a meal to be shared.
Funeral services will be conducted at Cornerstone Church of Christ on Sunday Dec. 16th at 2:00pm, with Bob Paddock and Dennis Tucker officiating.
Burial will follow at Hillcrest Burial Park.
The family will receive friends at Cornerstone Church, Saturday Dec. 15th from 6-8 pm.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Cornerstone Church.
The family would like to extend special thanks to Linda Davis, Chris Lange, and the nurses and staff of Liberty Hospice for their dedicated care of our family over the past several months. We would like to thank our friends and neighbors for the outpouring of prayers, visits, and food during this time.
Scott Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Chatham is serving the Hankins family. scottfuneralhomechatham.com.
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