Mabel I. Hanes

Mabel I. Hanes, 86, of Marietta, passed away at 10:55 p.m. on Thursday (May 16, 2013). She was born on Nov. 5, 1926, in Newport a daughter of George and Hallie Burton Thomas.

She married Ralph Hanes who preceded her in death.

Mabel is survived by three sons and three daughters: Larry, Jimmy and Terry Hanes, Debbie Goodwin, Brenda Bentley, Phyllis Pickens; 21 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by four brothers: Calvin, Bob, Delmar and Wayne Thomas.

Funeral services will be held Monday (May 20) at 10:30 a.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Wendy Erb officiating. Burial in Newport Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday from 5 until 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent at

Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help the family with funeral expenses.