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James Lawrence Banta
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Birth: May 17, 1926
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1985
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA


☆☆☆~ World War II Veteran ~☆☆☆


Henry County Local
New Castle, Kentucky
October 3, 1985

James Lawrence Banta, 59, of Route 1, Waddy, died Saturday at the King's Daughters Hospital, Shelbyville.

He retired from the United States Navy in 1966 after serving on active duty during World War II, Korean conflict, and Vietnam conflict.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Cecilia Sambets Banta, Waddy; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Ellen Thomas, Sewell, New Jersey, Mrs. Patricia Ann Reese, Shelbyville, and Mrs. Elizabeth Bambill, Frankfort; one son, James J. Banta, Waddy; six grandchildren, two sisters, Mrs. Ruth Ellegood, Pleasureville and Mrs. Anna Mary Eldridge, Pleasureville; three brothers, Marvin Banta and Leroy Banta, both of Pleasureville and Lloyd Banta, Louisville.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Monday, September 30 at St John's Catholic Church, Eminence. Father John Lesousky, officiated. Interment was in the Pleasureville Cemetery.

Contributed by: E. T. "Hammer" Smith

Kentucky Death Index

Death Certificate #: 27105
Place of Death: Shelby Co, KY
Residence: Waddy, Shelby Co, KY

Family links: 
  Boyd Marshall Banta (1893 - 1977)
  Lula Ellen Fink Banta (1903 - 1971)
  Helen Cecilia Sambets Banta (1925 - 2003)*
  James Lawrence Banta (1926 - 1985)
  Marvin D. Banta (1928 - 2006)*
  Anna Mary Banta Eldridge (1930 - 2014)*
  Claude Raymond Banta (1932 - 1976)*
  Lee Roy Banta (1933 - 2003)*
  Lloyd Thomas Banta (1936 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Dutch Tract Cemetery
North Pleasureville
Henry County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Aug 09, 2006
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