Mrs. Hancock died of natural causes at 2:05 a.m. Sunday, April 24, 2011 at Oakview Nursing & Rehab in Calvert City.
She was born September 21, 1924 in Christian County to the late Samuel L. Grace and Annie Johnson Grace Wells.
She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her husband John Thomas Hancock; two brothers, Franklin Grace and J. W. Grace; and one sister, Lilian Young.
She is survived by two brothers, Charles Wells of Evansville, Ind. and Samuel Grace of St. Louis, Mo.; one sister, Ola Pike of Evansville, Ind.; one daughter, Pat Ashley (and husband Bobby) of Kuttawa; one son, Tommie Hancock (and wife Mengie) of San Diego, Calif.; six grandchildren, Kimberly and David Clapp, Richard and Tami Hancock, and Tony and Vanessa Hancock; and three great grandchildren, Kinley Clapp, Anthony Hancock and Christian Hancock.
Pallbearers were Tony Hancock, Richard Hancock, Nick Edmonds, David Hardy, Milburn Hardy and David Clapp.