Funeral services for James D. ‘Big Jim’ Banks, 70, were held December 1 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in the Dinah Blair Cemetery at Cowan.
A son of the late Amos and Myrtle Day Banks, he was born in Letcher County. He died November 28 at his home at Cowan.
He was a member of the Cram Creek Pentecostal Church.
Surviving are his wife, Shannon Shepherd Banks; a daughter, Destini Banks, Hyden; a sister, Faye Fields, Cowan; and a grandson, Kain Jamison Reynolds.