CLEVELAND, Ohio - Jessie F. Banks, 87, went home to be with the Lord on July 23, 2016 in Augusta, Georgia. She is survived by her beloved and only son Geffeory (Bonita) Jenkins; her sister, Wilhelmenia Moore, Macon, GA; sister-in-law, Ernestine Finney, Cleveland, Ohio; three grandchildren, Geffeory "Buddy" Jenkins Jr., Houston, Texas; Jaida S. Jenkins and Jaden S. Jenkins, both of Augusta, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was a long time employee of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, and an active member of the Cleveland Foster Grandparent Program. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 30, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church in Macon, Georgia, her childhood hometown. Her family will receive friends one hour prior to service, and following the service, she will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Macon, Georgia. W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Blvd., Augusta, Georgia, 30901 (706)722-6401.
Mays Mortuary - Augusta
1221 JAMES BROWN BLVD.
Augusta, GA 30901
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on July 28, 2016