Sarah Mae Hanks, 50, of Mauriceville passed away Monday, April 6, at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont.

Sarah was born June 5, 1964 in Lafayette, Louisiana to Willie Mae (Byron) and Wilson Hanks. She lived 40 in the Orange area for over 40 years. She worked retail in a tobacco shop the last few years. She enjoyed going to the beach and electronic devices, especially playing computer games. Sarah was a loving person who will be missed dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Sarah is survived by her sisters, Kathy Wagner and husband, Joseph of Bridge City, Barbara Matson and husband, David of San Antonio; brothers, Kenneth Hanks and Johnny Hanks, both of Mauriceville and Bill Hanks of Brooklyn, TX. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

The family will hold a service at a later date.

Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Dorman Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to the family at