|Death: ||Aug. 18, 2012|
Mr. Ray Bankston, age 85, of Jasper, went to be be with his Lord and Savior [Jesus Christ] on Saturday, August 18, 2012, at his residence.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 18, 2012 from 6 until 8 pm. in the parlor of Kilgore-Green funeral Home in Jasper. Funeral services will be held Friday, August 24, 2012 at 1 pm. in the Kilgore-Green Funerl Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Walker Memory Gardens.
Ray was preceded in death by his wife, Gaynelle Robertson Bankston; brothers, John W. Bankston and Irvin Bankston; sisters, Artie Pike and Pernie Blackwell.
He is survived by his sister, Bernice Smith and brother-in-law, Wayne Carl Smith; brother-in-law, Joe Robertson, and sister-in-law, Pat Robertson.
He is survived by his daughters, Rebecca [Steve] Baluha of Canton, Mich., and Melissa [Tony] Rossi of Houston Texas; grandson, Matthew [Rachel] Baluha of Westland, Mich.; granddaughters, Sarah [Christopher] Harris of Dayton, Ohio;Amanda [Christopher] Fantauzzi of West Bloomfield, Mich., and Kristin [Paul] Robertson of Westland, Mich., great-grandchildren, Cameron Baluha, Henry Harris and Seth Baluha, Charlotte Harris and son-to-arrive Madelyn Fantauzzi.
He was loved and will be greatly missed by everyone.
Walker Memory Gardens
Created by: JIMMY GRANT GAINES
Record added: Aug 22, 2012
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