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 Geraldine Elizabeth <I>Clark</I> Banister

Geraldine Elizabeth Clark Banister

Death 7 May 2010 (aged 88)
Burial Artesia, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 52133099 · View Source
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Services were held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 11, 2010, at First Baptist of Artesia, New Mexico.

Mrs. Banister, 88, died Friday, May 7, 2010 at Artesia General Hospital.

Mrs. Banister was born February 26, 1922 in Brinkman, Oklahoma; the daughter of Luther Green Clark and Mary Emily (Weatherbee) Clark.

On November 6, 1943 she was married to John D. Banister in Mangum, Oklahoma. She came to Artesia in 1945 from Oklahoma. He preceded her in death April 26, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents; brothers Elton Earl, Othal Ralph, Oran Stanley, and Gordon Wendell Holmes; sisters Bernice Carmine, Bessie Marie, and Mary Lou; son Thomas Clark Banister; and a grandson Zane Banister.

She was an Elementary School Teacher and also taught at Head Start. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Order of Eastern Star, and loved to work on crossword puzzles.

Survivors include her daughter MarySue Kuykendall and husband Bill of Artesia; sons John Lawrence Banister and wife Barbara of Collins, Mississippi, and Kenneth Dell Banister and wife Judy of Torrington, Wyoming; brother Don Kenneth Clark; 9 grandchildren Christopher, Teague, and Bryan Banister, Matthew Staples, Chris, Jason, and Jennifer Kuykendall, and Megan Miller; 12 great-grandchildren Madyson, Hadden, Ethan, Emma and Zachry Banister, Bryton and Brenden Staples, Gracen, Hailey, and Justis Kuykendall, and Kirklyn and Breckyn Miller.

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  • Created by: Delma Ingram
  • Added: 8 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52133099
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Geraldine Elizabeth Clark Banister (26 Feb 1922–7 May 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52133099, citing Twin Oaks Memorial Park, Artesia, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Delma Ingram (contributor 46490738) .