Whitesburg KY

Services held for Opal Banks

Funeral services for Opal Mae Banks, 79, were held May 20 at the Jeremiah Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Burton Hill Cemetery at Letcher.

A daughter of the late George M. and Sally Banks Adams, she died May 18.

She was the widow of Everett Banks, and a sister of the late George M. Adams Jr., Gurney Adams, James Adams, Douglas Adams, and Martha Howard, and a great-grandmother of the late Hailey Banks.

Surviving are two sons, Ed Banks and wife Cheryl, and Bob Banks and wife Delana, all of Letcher; a daughter, Sue Goodson and husband Densmore of Letcher; two brothers, Bill Adams of Letcher and Luther Adams of Morehead; three sisters, Hazel Adams and Susie Raglin, both of Letcher, and Danola Bell of Farmersville, Oh.; eight grandchildren, Kenny Joe, Beth, Jessie, Josh, Dallas, Desiree, Jacquie and Collen; and seven great-grandchildren, Hunter, Gage, Hayden, Hannah, Logan, Lily Mae, and Layla.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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