Earline Bankston Hubbs, 92, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother was called to her eternal resting place on November 1, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She entered this world on July 5, 1925 born to George and Goldie Bankston in Natalbany, LA. She was a member of Bluff Creek Baptist Church. Her heart was filled with love and she shared it with everyone she met. She was well known for her sweet soul and being a prayer warrior.
Earline is survived by her daughters, Sandra Pierce and husband Keith, Brenda Bollow and husband Uwe; and Lillie Strahan and husband Mike; a sister, Thelma Strickland; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Earline is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Berlin Hubbs.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA, on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. officiated by Reverend Jay Avance and Reverend Cole Permenter.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great-grandsons.
The family would like to express their appreciation for the compassionate care she received at The Care Center during her time there and to the nursing home ministry of Florida Blvd Baptist Church for making it possible for her to attend church services.
Family and friends may sign our online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.bakerfuneralhomeonline.com
Condolences to the family, especially the youngest members who treasure their memories of "Maw Maw" and her long, fulfilling life.
Thomas PalmChristiansted, Virgin Islands,
Sorry to hear of Mrs. Earline's passing. She is up there with Daddy pulling for the Tigers to beat 'bama. She was a beautiful soul and will be missed.
Donna PettitteBaton Rouge, LA
I know that words are inadequate at a time like this, but I wanted you to know how very sorry my family is for your loss. May you find comfort in God's promise at Isaiah 41:10.
AnnieBNew Castle, DE
We are both sorry for your loss. Our love and thoughts are with you and your family.
Mauri and Sheila
Mauri and Sheila SasherFair Play, SC
A sweet, God fearing woman loved by all who knew her. She will be sorely missed.
June CarterBaton Rouge, LA
So sorry my reward ceremony will not be over in time for me to attend the funeral. my prayers wil be with you all. We enjoyed knowing Miss Earline.
Don Pierce, TN
So sorry to hear about your mother we will be praying for your family
Dick & Bonnie ShaffettCentral,
Love aunt Earline so much. Sorry I can't be there. Have moved to Michigan to be with my family.
Joyce CarterFlint, MI