JoAnn Hanes McCandless DENISON-JoAnn Hanes McCandless passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014, at The Terrace in Denison. She was formerly of Brownfield and Lamesa, Texas. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at Lamesa Memorial Park in Lamesa, Texas, with Truman Hayes officiating. JoAnn was born Thursday, August 1, 1935, in Lamesa, Texas, to Hugh C. and Margie DeVore Hanes. She attended and graduated from Lamesa High School in 1953. She went to work for GTE in 1953 and retired after 38 years. JoAnn is survived by three brothers, Gerald Hanes and wif,e Gerry of DeQuincy, La., Bobby Hanes of Dallas, Texas, Troy D. Hanes and wife, Joanella of Denison, Texas; nephews, Allan Hanes, Steven Hanes and wife, Julie, and Jeff Hanes; nieces, Karen Fisher, Tonda Bailey and husband, Tommy; four great-nieces and nephews; and one great-great-niece. Personal condolences may be made at www.bratcherfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on May 6, 2014