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Marilyn Lou Hanks

June 2, 1952 — May 27, 2020

Marilyn Hanks, 67, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at her residence. Born June 2, 1952 to the late Betty L. Autry and Howard Wedgewood, she was a member of Church Grove Baptist Church. Marilyn worked at Dyersburg Fabrics and worked in sales at Colemans Discount for many years. Marilyn’s infectious smile brought joy to all who knew her.

Graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, June 13, 2020 at Fairview Cemetery conducted by Reverend Ronnie Turner.  All family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.

She is survived by four sisters, her twin Carolyn Harris (Jimmy), Kathy Thompson (Donnie) both of Paducah, KY, Sue Breeded, Shirley Nichols, both of Milan; one brother, Keith Autry (Vicky) of Dyersburg; four nieces, Lori Brooke Fite (Bobby) of Dyersburg, Lisa Copeland (Charles) of Paducah, KY, Bridget Harris of Smith Grove, KY; one nephew, Bryan Autry (Ashely) of Dyersburg; four great-nieces and four great-nephews.

Cremation services are under the direction of Curry Funeral Home. We are privileged and honored to serve Marilyn’s family. Please share your condolences and your memories with the family at



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