James Monroe Hanks, called by Gene or Pepper, age 86, went home to be with Jesus Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at Pulaski Community Hospital. He was retired from R.A.A.P. after 20 years of service. Mr. Hanks was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Bell Hanks, by a granddaughter Alice Mae Wade, by a son-in-law George Owens. He was also preceded by a brother Lonnie Hanks, by 3 step-brothers Arnold, Malvin and Fizer Frazier, by sisters Stella Chandler, Ethel Burcham and Marie Crowder.