Reco M. Hancock

Reco Martinez Hancock was born August 1, 1978 in Columbus, Ohio to proud parents Darnella and Herman L. Hancock Sr.

He attended Columbus Public Schools and graduated from Whetstone High School. Reco worked for Columbus City Schools attending school bus control with the children.

Reco was blessed and proud to have his children Malique and Reco Hancock Jr.

Reco was raised in higher ground under the pastorate of Bishop Sherman S. Watkins. He made his personal profession of faith.

On Saturday, January 1, 2001 following a serious car accident Reco became a quadriplegic, but that didn’t stop his life. He was independent, had his own place and van. He loved to cook out and laugh and spending time with family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his father Herman L. Hancock Sr., and sister Santasia Hancock.

He leaves to cherish his memory; loving mother Darnella Hancock, sons Malique Hancock, and Reco Hancock Jr., brothers Herman L. Hancock Jr., and Antonio A. Hancock, also a host of nieces, two nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.

Visitation 12:00pm and Funeral 1:00pm Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies, 870 St. Clair Ave.

Interment at Glen Rest Memorial Estates.

Condolence Messages

  1. Bob & Paulette Dunlap

    Darnella, Bob and I are so sorry for you loss. Reco was a very lucky young man to have had a wonderful caregiver and mother who would do anything for him. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Bob and Paulette

  2. We were sorry to hear of Reco passing, we know this is a very difficult and demanding time for your family, you have our deepest sympathy. Please remember Jesus Christ spoke about a real hope at John 5:28 &29. All those in the memorial tombs will come out. May this hope bring your family some comfort.

  3. Beverly Jarrell

    Darnella & family, My heartfelt sympathy to all of you. May you find find comfort in your memories of Reco, with the help of God, family and friends. You will always be special to me, Darnella. My love and prayers, Bev.

  4. Hancock Family
    Our sincere condolences Reco’s life will be forever embedded in our mind and heart. He will be missed, he is absence from this earth but his presences is with our Lord. We loved you Reco , but Christ loved you more. Rest until the trumpet is sound. The Lord is your keeper. The fight is over. One day our eyes will be the coming of the Lord.. Fly on like eagle wings. Sadly gone, greatly missed as your life is in the Lords arms

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