LaVanda Lois Mankins
LaVanda Lois Mankins
  • December 6, 1943 - November 30, 2016
  • Temple, Texas

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LaVanda Lois Hubbard Mankins

Services for LaVanda Lois Hubbard Mankins will be 10:30am Tuesday December 6, 2016 at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Temple. She passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at the Sodalis Memory Care Facility in Temple, Texas. LaVanda was born on December 6, 1943 to Roy and Smittie Hubbard of White Deer, Texas. LaVanda was a graduate of White Deer High School and later attended West Texas State University where she met and later married Kenneth H. Mankins of Floydada, Texas on February 18, 1964. Kenneth and LaVanda had two children, Craig and Michelle who attended school in Copperas Cove. LaVanda was a very active member of the First Baptist Church in Belton where she participated in bible studies with her friends. Survivors include her son, Craig Mankins of Grandview, Texas, daughter, Michelle Mankins Johnson, and three grandsons, Devon Johnson, DeAndre Johnson, and Dashawn Johnson all of Killeen, Texas, a sister Cindy Wegman of Redding, Pennsylvania and many loving friends. Interment will be12 pm at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen with her husband, Kenneth. The family will receive visitors from 9:30-10:30 am Tuesday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Temple, Texas.