Mike L. Hankins, 68, passed away early Saturday morning, Dec. 23, 2017, at Signature Healthcare at Parkwood in Lebanon. He was born in Lebanon on Aug. 11, 1949, a son of the late Edgar "Ed" and Edna Pearl (Dillon) Hankins.
On Aug. 21, 1970, he was married to Brenda (French) Cox in Lebanon. She survives.
A lifelong resident of Boone County, Mike attended schools in Lebanon and Thorntown. Through the years, he had worked for Lau-Blower, Burtner Brothers Masonry Contractors, and Stewart Warner, all of Lebanon.
Mike loved spending time with his friends and family. In his free time he enjoyed working on cars.
Survivors include, his companion, Brenda Cox of Lebanon; two children, Richard L. Hankins and Kimberly Meyer of Lebanon; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Donald M. Hankins of Lakeland, Fla. and Larry R. (Dawn) Hankins of Fla.; two sisters, Connie K. (Robert) Luper of Lebanon and Joanna M. (Phil) Stewart of Crawfordsville; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Mike was preceded in death by three brothers, Eddie L. Hankins, Herbert A. Hankins and infant, Bobby Hankins.
Funeral Services are planned for 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St. in Lebanon. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Thursday at the funeral home in Lebanon. Interment will follow services at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lebanon.
Memorials may be directed to Boone County Cancer Society, 117 West Elm Street, Lebanon, Indiana 46052. On Line Condolences: www.myersmortuary.com
Published on December 26, 2017