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John Timothy Hancock, 84, Columbia, KY native (1938-2022)

John Timothy Hancock, husband of Christine Preston Hancock, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2022. He was 84 years old.

A Funeral Service will be held at 6pmET on Friday, May 13, 2022, at Clark Funeral Home, 241 Rose Hill Ave., Versailles, Kentucky, with John Deans and Bob Woolfolk officiating.

Visitation will be from 4pmET until time of service.

He was born in Columbia, Kentucky to the late Benjamin and Frances Hancock. Mr. Hancock is a veteran of the United States Army and is retired from Texas Instruments. He enjoyed golf, Jimmy Buffett and growing peppers, but most of all he adored his grandsons.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters, Andrea Lynn (Herman) Johnson, Sally Ann Hancock, son, John (Michelle) Miller Hancock, sister Nancy (John) Ballou, brothers, Kenneth (Marsha) Hancock, Stevenson (Cindy) Miller Hancock and grandchildren Hayden Miller Hancock, Jesse Ireland Hancock and Matthew Johnson. He was preceded in death by his sister Sammy June Hancock Cundiff.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association.

Clark Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

This obituary is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

This story was posted on 2022-05-12 11:07:23
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Tim Hancock, 84, Columbia, KY native (1938-2022)

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