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May Dell Fenner Banks
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1906
Groesbeck
Limestone County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 2006
Wichita Falls
Wichita County
Texas, USA

May Dell Banks, 100, of Iowa Park, died Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, in Wichita Falls.

The funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 15, 2006, in the chapel of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls, with Jessie Rowe and Jimmy Banks, Jr., officiating. Graveside services will follow at 3 p.m., Friday, at the Cobb Cemetery in Groesbeck, Texas under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

A daughter of the late John Lee and Isabelle (Meek) Fenner, she was born Sept. 3, 1906, in Groesbeck, Limestone County, Texas. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clinton B. Banks in 1992; and by three sons, Marvin Eugene Banks in 1928; Billy Ray Banks, who was killed during World War II in 1944, and by Jack Fenner Banks in 2002. Mrs. Banks was a homemaker for most of her life and a long time member of the North Fourth Street Church of Christ in Wichita Falls.

Survivors include her son, Jimmy Banks and his wife, Shirley of Iowa Park; seven grandchildren, Yvonne Morgan, Suzanne Beck, Jack Banks, Jr., Sondra Barker, Jimmy Banks, Jr., Beverly Banks, and Tamela Armstrong; seventeen great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 14, 2006, at Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

For those desiring, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls.

Married 10 Jul 1924 in Limestone County, TX. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Lee Fenner (1873 - 1945)
  Isabelle Meek Fenner (1878 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Clinton Brady Banks (1899 - 1992)*
 
 Children:
  Billy Ray Banks (1925 - 1944)*
  Marvin Eugene Banks (1926 - 1928)*
  Jack Fenner Banks (1931 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lela Mae Fenner Brummett (1898 - 1993)*
  Jesse Leonard Fenner (1899 - 1970)*
  Knolie L. Fenner (1900 - 1976)*
  Thelma Fenner Edwards (1902 - 1954)*
  Infant Son Fenner (1902 - 1902)*
  Rena Archer (1904 - 1995)*
  May Dell Fenner Banks (1906 - 2006)
  Eva Belle Fenner (1909 - 1987)*
  Fern Marjorie Fenner Norwood (1911 - 1995)*
  James Lendon Fenner (1913 - 1978)*
  Weldon Seals Fenner (1915 - 1998)*
  Mildred Nita Fenner Kelly (1917 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cobb Cemetery
Thornton
Limestone County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Jerry W. Broxton
Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Dec 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17019495
May Dell <i>Fenner</i> Banks
Added by: Shirley
 
May Dell <i>Fenner</i> Banks
Added by: Shirley
 
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God bless your memory and the memory of burdens you bore. What a life !
- randy hyden
 Added: Nov. 24, 2011
Sure do miss you!!!! I think about you every day.
- Shirley
 Added: Jul. 28, 2011

- Yvonne Banks Morgan
 Added: Jul. 1, 2011
 
 
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