home: She is instead a delightful mixture of humility, kindness, patience and love for others, according to NOW Magazine. She is, in short, the perfect waitress for the enchanting piece of downhome Americana known as Home Folks Cafe on Main Street in downtown Cherryville. Despite her regal bearing, however, neither snootiness nor arrogance are a part of Hancock's makeup. Strangers may enter the door at Home Folks, hungry for sausage and eggs and biscuits, but no stranger walks out the exit. Hancock, 77, has been greeting both regulars and newcomers alike at Home Folks for the past 53 years. Hancock makes sure of that. (www.immigrantscanada.com). As reported in the news.