Raymond R. “Brother” Banks, of Brooks, passed away on July 11, 2012. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Mr. Banks was born and raised in Fayette County and was a member of Ebenezer Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Mary Banks; son, Darrell (Shannon) Banks of Fayetteville; daughter, Tracie (Vince) Ponder of Brooks; grandchildren, Chase Ponder, Max Ponder and Dylan Banks; brother, Joe (Patsy) Banks of Fayetteville and his faithful basset hound, Butch.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 2:00 at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Chaplain Bill Brannon will officiate. The burial will follow at Ebenezer Methodist Church Cemetery, Fayetteville. The family will receive friends on Friday, July 13, 2012 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville-www.mowellfuneralhome.com