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Alma Hall Banks
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1917
Breathitt County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 1, 1982
Wolfe County
Kentucky, USA

Alma was the daughter of Laura(Lula) Trent Hall and Mason Hall.She was born and raised in Eastern Ky and lived her life there..Alma was my grandma Effie's younger sister.She used to stay with my grandma some.They would get along pretty good for a few days then their back and forth banter would get old and Alma would go home.As a teenager I found their interactions funny.Alma wore dark colors,a hat of some sort,long pants which most women of her time did not do.I have a memory of her smoking a pipe but am not completely sure of that.My grandma would ask her why she wore those old, dark, man clothes and why she acted so different and so forth.They were as different as night and day.My grandma referred to her as "That Almey"They loved each other in spite of their differences. Alma was a colorful,strong independent woman, who lived life on her own terms.She didn't seem to put up with a lot of malarkey from anyone.In spite of appearing to be a little rough around the edges Alma was a kind person.She had a slick sense of humor and enjoyed her life. Almey had 5 brothers and was a mother of 9 children.Rest in peace Aunt Almey.

d. May 1, (1982)
d/o the late Mason HALL & Laura TRENT
Children: Kelly BANKS, Wordell BANKS, Henry BANKS
all of Gillmore, Roscoe BANKS of Hazel Green
Alton BANKS of Millersburg, Forrest BANKS of Stanford,
Audie BANKS of Ezel, Rena WILSON of Warsaw
Effie MILES of Seven Mile, OH
Sister of: Elmer HALL, Ray HALL both of Hazel Green
Forrest HALL of Trenton, OH, Lee HALL of Mt. Sterling
Edward HALL of Paris, Effie BROOKS of Gilmore
17 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren
Porter and Son Funeral Home
Buried: Banks Cem., Gilmore.Published Wolfe County News May 1982. 
Family links: 
  Kelly Mason Hall (1879 - 1944)
  Lula Trent Hall (1882 - 1948)
  Ernest Caleb Banks (1914 - 1989)*
  Rena Banks Wilson (1934 - 2003)*
  Roscoe Lee Banks (1938 - 2000)*
  Alton E Banks (1940 - 2010)*
  Audie Joseph Banks (1955 - 2015)*
  Effie Fern Hall Brooks (1908 - 1992)*
  Lee Hall (1911 - 1990)*
  Eluid Hall (1915 - 2005)*
  Alma Hall Banks (1917 - 1982)
  Forest Hall (1919 - 1982)*
  Elmer Hall (1925 - 1996)*
  Rodney Ray Hall (1930 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Banks Family Cemetery
Wolfe County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Gracie Katherine
Record added: Oct 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99582907
Alma <i>Hall</i> Banks
Added by: betty reese
Alma <i>Hall</i> Banks
Added by: betty reese
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- Gracie Katherine
 Added: May. 6, 2015
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