Vivian Blake Hanks (1961 - 2019)


Vivian Blake Hanks, 57, of Galax, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at his home.
He was born on Oct. 24, 1961, in Galax, to Billy Reed and Selma Jean Grimes Hanks.
Survivors include his mother, Jean Grimes Harvey; father and step-mother, Billy and Virginia Lee Hanks, all of Galax; son and daughter-in-law, Thomas Zane and Melissa Hanks of Florida; a granddaughter; sisters, Teresa Jean Young and Jennifer Marie Oakley, both of Galax; brothers and sister-in-law, Timothy Reed and Tina Hanks of Galax and Michael Scott Harvey of Kentucky; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with Jimmy Farmer officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 p.m. until time for the service at the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.
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Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home is serving the family.
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Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
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Published in Galax Gazette from Jan. 25 to Jan. 27, 2019
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