Diana (Smith) Hankins, 77, St. Joseph, passed away, Monday, Nov. 25, 2019.

She was born Sept. 17, 1942.

She married Burton Hawkins, Nov. 23, 1991, who survives her of the home.

She enjoyed her grandchildren and gardening.

She was preceded in death by: her parents; sister, Barbara Smith (Hughes); and brother, Terry Smith.

Survivors include: Burton Hankins; daughter, Megan Wiseman, Raleigh, North Carolina; sons: Harris "Rusty" Griggs, Kansas City, Kansas, Aaron Hankins, Waco, Texas, and Sean Hankins, Astoria, Oregon; brother, Wayne M. Smith; sister, Shelly M. Smith; eight grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

Natural Farwell: under the direction of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.