The Newnan Times-Herald


Thomas Hanna

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Aug. 02, 2019 - 3:02 PM

Thomas Hanna, 69, of Newnan, passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 from complications due to metastatic papillary thyroid cancer.

He was born September 22, 1949 in Buffalo, New York to Harry and Beatrice Hanna. Tom grew up in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, graduated from Fort Lauderdale High School and proudly served in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.

Tom was a long time employee of Atlanta Cycling and Fitness-Vinings Schwinn
and Trailers For Less, Inc in Fayetteville. Tom was always helping others, and his family and friends will surely miss him. 

Tom is survived by his wife, Laura; daughter Claire; his father, Harry Hanna; and his sister,
Cheryl Hanna Robinson (Bob).

In lieu of flowers or fried chicken, donations can be made in Tom’s memory to Wreaths Across America, your local humane society or Seamark Ranch, Green Cove Springs, Florida. 

Online condolences can be expressed at

The memorial service for Tom will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at the National Cemetery, Canton, Georgia.
Laura and Claire wish to thank the fine doctors and staff at Emory University Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas for providing Tom with compassionate care.