EAST PRAIRIE - Cecil William Banks, 92, died at 6:50 p.m. Dec. 10, 2003, at the East Prairie Nursing Center.
Born Feb. 25, 1911, in Mississippi County, son of the late Luther Monroe and Birdie Baker Banks, he was a lifelong resident of Mississippi County where he was a retired farmer. On Nov. 12, 1966, he married Goldie Mae McGee who preceded him in death on Oct. 27, 1996.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Bobby James and Jackie McGee of East Prairie; one daughter and son-in-law, Candy and Phil Rolwing of East Prairie; one brother, George Banks of Bertrand; two sisters, Mary Jane Pool of Florissant and Lucille Jernigan of East Prairie; and four grandchildren, Matthew Rolwing, T.J. Rolwing, Jennifer McGee and LeAnn Adkisson of East Prairie.
He was also preceded in death by one grandson, William Joseph Rolwing; and three brothers and one sister.
Visitation begins at 5 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home, where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday with the Rev. Larry Kirby, officiating.
Burial will follow in East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.