Samuel Eugene “ Gene” Banks, 77, of Stafford, died Friday, November 8, 2013 at Woodmont Nursing Home.
He was born January 4, 1936, in Spotsylvania County to the late Everett Sr. and Irene Banks. He was baptized at Woodmont Nursing Home by Father Jay Morris of Aquia Episcopal Church in Stafford County.
He was predeceased by brother Harry Banks and sister Irene Banks Starks. He was loved very much by his family and was a good friend to all who knew him.
He leaves to cherish his memory three brothers, Everett Jr. (Marjorie), Charles (Tamika) and Sidney (Helen) Banks; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, November 16, 2013 at A. L. Bennett and Son Funeral Home, with a funeral at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens in Stafford.