Torialle Hankston

Published 12:00 am Friday, December 10, 2010

FERRIDAY — Services for Torialle D. “Tootie” Hankston, 30, of Baton Rouge, formerly of Ferriday, who died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at Madison Parish Hospital in Tallulah, La., will be at noon Saturday at Harvest Baptist Church with the Rev. Danny Lewis officiating.

Burial will follow at the Ferriday Cemetery under the direction of Concordia Funeral Home in Ferriday.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Mr. Hankston was born Feb. 11, 1980, in Pineville, La., the son of Clarence Hankston and Marilyn Ellis Jackson.

He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents, Charlie Hankston and Virdella Ellis.

Survivors include his mother; two children, Donteale Carter and Onesti Hankston; six brothers, Kelvin Hudnall, Rashon Ellis, Taurean Hankston, Derrick Lewis, Sharay Anderson and Reginald Lewis; seven aunts, Jackie Ellis, Judy Ellis and Janice Willis, all of Ferriday, Katherine Hatten of Jonesville, Cheryl Ellis and Gloria Ellis of Las Vegas and Betty Wade of Muskegan, Mich.; three uncles, Jeffrey Willis of Houston, Texas, Gary Willis of Bude and Charles Johnson of Muskegan; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.

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