Berone Banks

Published 9:32 pm Monday, January 11, 2021

Mr. Berone Banks, 84, of Atmore, answered the master’s call on Wed., Jan. 6, 2021 at his residence. 


A native of Atmore (Freemanville Community) Banks lived for over 40 years in Newburg, N.Y., where he worked for the DuPont Company.

He enjoyed fishing and watching westerns.

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Those left to cherish fond memories of his life are his two daughters, Mary (Chester) Dawson of Atmore and Linda Banks (Dwayne) of Raeford, N.c.; four sisters, Janice (the Rev. Orsby) Millender and Minnie Banks, all of Atmore, Geneva Banks of Covington, Ga. and Gladys Banks of Hartford, Conn.; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Public viewing will be held this Fri., Jan 15, 2021 from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Graveside service will be Sat., Jan. 16, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery with Bishop Bernard Bishop officiating and Turner Funeral Chapel directing.