E. Louise Hands, age 87, went home to Jesus on Monday September 3, 2018 while surrounded by family at the St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City, Kansas. She was born on October 8, 1930, in Hopewell, Kansas, the daughter of Floyd Louis and Esther Estelle Henderson.
Louise was a teacher, farmer’s wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, prayer warrior and missionary. Her mission field moved wherever she happened to be, 4-H, the grocery store, classroom, Sunday School, and most importantly home.
On August 27, 1950 she married Floyd W. Hands in Garden City, Kansas. He survives.
Other survivors include:
One Son Wayne Hands (Christine) of Garden City, Kansas
Two Daughters Linda Ball (Victor) of Garden City, Kansas
Khristy Guebara of Garden City, Kansas
One Sister Ruth Martin (Donald) of Larned, Kansas
Sixteen grandchildren, thirty-four great grandchildren, seven great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one Son-in-law Leland McGraw, and one granddaughter Angela Ball.
Funeral services will be held at the Garden City Nazarene Church on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
Visitation will be from 1-8 on Sunday, September 9, 2018 with the family receiving friends from 5-7 at Price and Sons Funeral Home of Garden City.
Interment will follow at the Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.
Memorials are suggested to Church of the Nazarene in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, 620 N. Main St. Garden City, Kansas 67846.