Margaret Banks

Published 12:54 pm Friday, September 12, 2014

Margaret Wingard Banks, 91, of Atmore, passed away on Tuesday Sept. 9, 2014, in Pensacola, Fla.

She was owner and operator of Wingard’s Jewelry, born in Milligan, Fla., on April 13, 1923, to the late Allen and Alice Mason Garrett. She was a member of the Presley Street Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her husbands, Graham Wingard and George Banks; a daughter, Linda Siders; a son, “Al” Wingard and two sisters.

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Survivors are a son, John Larry (Cindy) Wingard of Alabaster; 11 grandchildren, Tracy Donegan, Morgan Thomas, Colton Wingard, Auston Wingard, Cody Siders, Chase Siders, Christopher Siders, Casey Siders, John David Wingard, Cody Allen Wingard and Michelle Wingard and 13 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held Saturday, Sept. 13, at 10:30 a.m. from the Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mike Grindle officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Family will receive friends, Saturday, Sept. 13, at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home, from 9:30 a.m. until the service time at 10:30 a.m.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home, Inc., is in charge of all arrangements.