Minnie Hankins, 83, of Windsor, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at the Golden Valley Memorial Hospital, Clinton.
She was born June 7, 1929 at Mack’s Creek, the daughter of Sherman Ezra Creach and Mayme Lou (Mitchell) Creach. On Aug. 17, 1946, in Camden County, she married Clarence Hankins, who preceded her in death on May 14, 1998.
Minnie was a homemaker and many years ago worked at a nursing home in Windsor. She enjoyed quilting, flowers and collecting rocks.
Survivors include three sons, Bob Hankins, Windsor; Jim Hankins, Sedalia; and R.G. Hankins, Purdy; a daughter, Wanda Baker, Sedalia; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three brothers, Billy Creach, Mack’s Creek; Donald Creach, Kingston; Ronald Creach, Calhoun; four sisters, Edna Kampe, Clinton; Margie Walker, Garden City; Wilma Bresheres, Kansas City, Mo.; Judy Carnahan, Osceola; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two brothers, Jack Creach and Charles Creach; and a sister, Edith Furnell.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30 at the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor, with Rev. Gene Ekstrand officiating. Burial will be in the Cable Ridge Cemetery, Climax Springs. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m., Monday, Oct. 29 at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Cable Ridge Cemetery and contributions may be left at the funeral home.