Joan Holden Hancock
Joan H. (“Dukey” Holden) Hancock
Date published: 4/23/2009

Joan H. Hancock, 76, of Dahlgren, VA died
Tuesday, April 21, 2009, at her home.

A native of Washington, D.C., she was a
homemaker and a member of Oakland Baptist
Church, AARP and TOPS.

She was preceded in death by her husband,
Rayner B. Hancock, and a son, Thomas J.
Putnam Jr.

Survivors include her children: John A. Putnam and his wife, Sheryl, Charlotte A.
Flaherty, Deborah A. Wagner and her husband, Mark E., Cindy B. Putnam, and
stepdaughter Lorena Thompson Bonita; two sisters, June Bryant and Elaine
Richards; her brother Joseph Holden (
Joe Holden, Tech class of Feb. 1952); 10
grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 25, at Oakland Baptist
Church, King George. Burial of ashes will be in the church cemetery. A reception
will follow at the church.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Oak-land Baptist Church, 5520
James Madison Parkway, King George, Va. 22485.