Mrs. Bertha Evans Hanford, age 54 of Franklin, died Saturday, March 1st, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Crafton Funeral Home where services will be held Thursday at 1pm with burial to follow in the Cross Plains Cemetery in Cross Plains, TN. A native of Robertson County Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Roy Evans, Jr. and Betty Gann who survives in Cross Plains. She was an employee of Sudden Service in Portland, TN. and was a member of the VFW 5706 Ladies Auxiliary. In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband – George Hanford of Franklin; 4 children – Chad Neal of Oklahoma, Perry “Red” Neal of Russellville, Thomas Neal of Franklin and Betty Whittemore of Portland; 1 brother – Johnny Evans of Franklin; 2 sisters – Joyce Farmer and Vinnie Evans of Franklin; 11 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Visitation will begin at 2pm Wednesday and after 6am Thursday at Crafton Funeral Home.