Brent Coleman Hanks, 51, died Dec. 11, 2013, in Augusta, Ga., after a long illness.
He is the son of Elizabeth C. "Liffy" Hanks of Lawrenceburg and the late Paul W. Hanks.
Brent was a 1980 graduate of Anderson County High School and an avid football player for the Bearcats. He received an Assoc. Degree in Business Mgt. from Lexington Community College. He was a former owner of The Handyman Connection in Augusta, Ga., where he lived the past 12 years. He was a member of the Stevens Creek Community Church in Augusta, a member of the Anderson Masonic Lodge #90, and an avid Kentucky Wildcat fan.
Including his mother, he is survived by his wife Judy H. Hanks; a son, Levi Hanks of Naples, Fla.; a stepson, B.C. Wells, two stepdaughters, Tabitha Frederick and Tara (James) Baber; 10 grandchildren; a brother George W. (Charlene) Hanks of Lawrenceburg, and two nephews Ryan and Cory Hanks.
In addition to his father, he was predeceased by a son, Stephen C. Hawkins.
Funeral services were held Dec. 15 at the Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Eaton officiating. Burial followed in the Lawrenceburg Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Cory Hanks, B.C. Wells, Daniel Dadisman, Doug Hood, Walter Moffett and Bobby Toll.
Memorials are suggested to the American Kidney Foundation.