Funeral services for Lela Jo Hankamer, 89, of Coleman, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 at Stevens Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Coleman City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 at the funeral home.
She died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019 at Holiday Hill Nursing Home.
She was born Aug. 30, 1930 in Coleman to R.S. (Rob) Sanders and Jewel Bailey Sanders.
Survivors include two sisters, Lilly Mae Farmer, Donnie Boatright; two sons, Chris Brinson, Jimmy Brinson and wife Joy; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Doris McClellan and Glenda Chidester; brother, George Sanders; niece Kay Lynn; a nephew-in-law, Billy Greer; grandson, James Brinson; and granddaughter, Andrea Jo Brinson.