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 Glenn William Bankson

Glenn William Bankson

Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Death 1 Jan 2002 (aged 76)
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot E 363
Memorial ID 59502938 · View Source
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Davenport - Graveside services for Glenn W. Bankson, Davenport, will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. The U.S. Naval Reserves and Moline American Legion Post 246 will conduct military services at the burial. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Friday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport.

Mr. Bankson died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2002, at Genesis Medical Center-West Campus, Davenport.

He retired in 1989 as a terminal manager at Nussbaum Trucking Inc.

Glenn William Bankson was born Dec. 29, 1925, in Davenport, to William Tell and Sarah (Phillips) Bankson Jr. He married Marilyn Jewel Holdt on April 20, 1946, in Davenport. She preceded him in death Aug. 20, 2000.

Glenn was a Navy veteran during World War II, serving in the South Pacific.

He enjoyed traveling, watching sports, dancing and reading. Memorials may be made to the family.

Survivors include his daughters and sons-in-law, Sherry and George Allen, Davenport, and Nancy and Jim Cirivello, Moline; grandchildren and their spouses, Mindy and Ted Frahm and Bill Allen, both of Davenport, and Brad and Serena Allen, Scottsdale, Ariz.; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Jeanette, Phoenix; and his sister-in-law and her husband, Ardis and Glen Viviani, Davenport.

In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by three sisters. May they rest in peace.
(Quad-City Times, Jan. 3, 2002)

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Glenn William Bankson (29 Dec 1925–1 Jan 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59502938, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Denise Shestak (contributor 47279922) .