Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Gary D. Banks, 68, of Fairview, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013, following a sudden illness.

He was born Nov. 19, 1944, in Washburn, to Jay W. and Marjorie Putnam Banks.

He was a lifetime area resident and was a dairy farmer.

Survivors include: one brother, Barney Banks, and wife, Connie, of Fairview; and one sister, Treva McCool, of Grove, Okla.

Services were held March 30 at Jones Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, 27048 Quince Rd., Stella.

Arrangements were under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory Joplin.