HAW RIVER, N.C. - Mr. James "Butch" Jackson Hanks, 65, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 at 6:10 p.m. at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill following many years of failing health.
He was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend to many.
Survivors include daughters, Brenda Hanks Green of Mebane and Regenia Hanks Maness of Burlington; son, James Wayne "Jimmy" Hanks of Snow Camp; grandchildren, Lillian Catherine "Lilly Bug" Hanks and Alexander Paul "Alex" Maness; brothers, Frank Hanks (Alice) of Burlington and Thomas "Pete" Hanks (Laura) of Graham; and many loving nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Freddie Paul Hanks Sr. and Virginia Crowder Hanks; sisters, Shirley Cook, Marie "Peewee" Neal and Phyllis "Kaye" Neal; and a brother, Freddie Hanks Jr.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at McClure Funeral Home in Graham.
There will be no formal funeral service.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcclurefuneral service.net