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Tonya Hanes passed away Sunday, October 9, 2022 at her home in New Boston, Texas. She was 54.

Tonya was born November 30, 1967 in Idabel, Oklahoma to James Lee and Alma Lou Jones Daffern. She was a certified medication aid. Tonya was a member of Gravel Hill Baptist Church. She loved elder care, spending time with her family, and her dog, Oliver.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clay Hanes and two grandsons, Corben and Casen.

She is survived by her parents, James and Alma Lou Daffern of De Kalb, Texas; one daughter and son-in law, Chelsea and John Berbig; one brother and sisterin- law, Shawn and Connie Daffern; one sister, Robin Daffern; five grandchildren, Conner Berbig, Makaylan Berbig, Caimyle Berbig, Carslen Berbig, and Cynliee Barnes; and numerous other family members and friends.

Graveside services were held at 11:30 A.M. Friday, October 14, 2022 at Gravel Hill Cemetery in De Kalb, Texas with Bro. Deanie Lambert officiating.

Visitation was held 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Friday, October 14, 2022 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.

Online registration at www.batesfamilyfuneralhome. com

Bowie County Citizens Tribune

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