|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1920|
|Death: ||Jun. 11, 2003|
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in Calexico for Solen Banks, 83, of Riverside, a former Calexico resident who died June 11 in Kaiser Hospital in Riverside.
Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery in Calexico.
Memorial services will be from 2 to 4 p.m. June 28 at 30285 Morse Road in Hemet.
Mr. Banks was born April 3, 1920, in England, Ark. He was the eldest of eleven children.
He moved from Arkansas to Los Angeles in 1944 and settled in Calexico around 1945, where he remained until April 2000.
Mr. Banks married his fourth and current wife, Beverly Jean, in 1992. He worked in construction for 50 years.
He was a member of the Labor International Union of North America 1184 in Calexico.
According to family, Mr. Banks had been in poor health for the last two years, but died suddenly from an aortic aneurysm.
Survivors include his children, Irene Banks of Houston, Albert Banks of Fontana, James Banks of Pinebluff, Ark., Fanny May Connelly of Los Angeles, Catherine Harris of Arkansas, Alex Banks of Florida, Lutherine Banks of Los Angeles and J.C. and J.W. Banks; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Imperial Valley Press
June 19, 2003
Mountain View Cemetery
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Aug 06, 2012
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