Edna Belle Banks was born June 27, 1932, in Laurel County and departed this life Friday, November 24, 2017, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, being 85 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Nathan and Maggie Belle Cornelius.
Edna is survived by two children, Mike (Angie) Banks of Berea and Pamela (Grover) Harrison of Richmond. She is also survived by a sister, Sarah (Homer) Bowling of London. Edna was blessed with three grandsons, Andrew Tipton Banks, Christopher Harrison and Nathaniel Harrison and by a special friend, Owen Howard.
In addition to her parents, Edna was also preceded in death by her husband, Z.T. Banks and by the following siblings, Fairy, Harold, Russell, Robert, James L. and Charles Cornelius.
Edna was a member of the Richmond House of Prayer and also an Eastern Star of the Annville Chapter.
Funeral service was 11 a.m. Monday, November 27, 2017, at the Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Owen Moody officiating. Burial followed in the Banks Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com.
Published on December 8, 2017