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J.B. Banks, 80, dies in Texas

J.B. Banks, 80, of San Antonio, Tex., died September 25.

Born at Cowan, he was a veteran of the Vietnam War and Korean War. He served 23 years in the Air Force as a staff sergeant.

Surviving are his wife, Ruth Ann Boyd Banks; two children, Vernon Banks of San Antonio, Tex., and Tracy Banks of Chicago Ill.; four grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; two brothers, Clarence Banks of Hubbard, Ohio, and Jimmy Banks of Youngstown, Ohio, and four sisters, Irene Stout of Las Vegas, Nev., Carolyn Griffiths and Shelia Faber, both of Youngstown, Ohio, and Vicky Lynn Dickens of Elemandorf, Tex.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Flara Hall Banks; a daughter, Angel Lynn; two sisters, Pauline Stevens and Edra Fentress; and a brother, Jack Banks.

Funeral services and burial were held in San Antonio.

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