A memorial service for Mary Frances (Hanes) Hammons, 91, of Clinton, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel.
She died Saturday, April 13, 2019, in the Clinton Therapy and Living Center in Clinton.
Hammons was born Feb. 26, 1928, to E.H. Hanes and Frances Orlena (Elliott) Hanes in Chickasha. She was raised in Lawton and graduated from Lawton High School. She went on to earn an associate degree from Cameron College in Lawton.
She married John E. Plank on Aug. 15, 1948, in Lawton, and the couple moved to Clinton in 1966.
In 1972 she married Ernest Hammons and they made their home in Hammon. Following his retirement in 1987 they moved to Dripping Springs Scout Camp to be caretakers. They later moved to Arapaho, where she was a member of the United Methodist Church.
She had been employed by Kellwood in Clinton, and after moving to Hammon was employed by the Hammon Co-op. She later worked at the 183 Quick Shop in Arapaho and at the Dollar General Store in Clinton, where she retired in 1997.
Hammons was a longtime member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority, and was known for being a talented seamstress.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; and a brother, James E. Hanes.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathleen Davis and husband Tim of Arapaho; two grandchildren, Adrienne Sewell and husband Berry of Clinton and Jake Davis and wife Diana of Arapaho; four great-grandchildren, Luke and Andrew Sewell and Decker and Slade Davis; and twin sisters Jeanette Hanes and Janice Posten, both of Phoenix, Ariz.
The service will be officiated by Rev. Daniel Mosburg and under the direction of Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home.