- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 3 May 2001.
DANDRIDGE—Benny Harrison Banks, age 51, of Dandridge, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2001, at his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rulin and Ethel Banks.
He is survived by his wife, Connie Swann Banks, of Dandridge; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Steve Miller, of Newport; step-son and his wife, Heath and Angie Alvey, of Dandridge; brothers, Roger Banks and Ronnie Banks, both of Newport, and Bobby Banks, of Dandridge; sisters, Thelma Lee, of Newport, and Betty Wise, of Dandridge; also several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be 2 p.m., Saturday, May 5, 2001, at Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Peggy Moore and Rev. Samuel (Vet) Parker officiating, with burial in Hills Union Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m., Friday, at Manes Funeral Home.
Manes is in charge.