|Birth: ||Nov. 22, 1916|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 1977|
Doris Ruth Holland Bankester, age 60 years and resident of 611 Heidenheim Avenue, expired at Howard Memorial Hospital at Biloxi, Mississippi at 3:15 a.m. on August 14, 1977.
Doris was a native of Jackson County, Mississippi and the spouse of Bueron O. Bankester (1914-1988), a native of Alabama. Mrs. Bankester was a lifelong resident of Biloxi and was survived by Jerry Bankester, a son; three daughters: Peggy B. LeBatard; Nancy B. Westfall and Susie B. Puglise; and Don Dunakey, a foster son, all of Biloxi; Donald Holland, a brother at OceanSprings; two sisters, Mrs. Walter 'Gladys' D'Orville and Edna Mae Gatlin, both of Biloxi; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home of Biloxi directed the funeral of Mrs. Bankester. After her service at Epworth United Methodist Church internment followed in the Biloxi Cemetery.
The Daily Herald, "Mrs. Doris Ruth Holland Bankester", August 15, 1977, p. A2.
Bueron Obrey Bankester (1914 - 1988)
Biloxi City Cemetery
Plot: 5th Addition-Block 10-Lot 217
Created by: raoul
Record added: Jan 10, 2014
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