VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Laddie Lea Banks of Virginia Beach went home to be with the lord at the age of 90 on June 29, 2013. He was a long time member of Chalice Christian Church (formally called Diamond Springs Christian Church). He was an active member of the Optimist Club, Civic League, Civitans as well as many other organizations throughout his life.
He was the owner of H & B Supermarket in Ocean View on 19th Bay Street for over 30 years. Many knew him as a kind and generous merchant.
He was predeceased by his cherished wife Hilda Louise Banks, to whom he was married over 50 years when she died in 1996.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Sandy Banks; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Bill Ottesen; grandson, Chris Conley; and pet, Princess Judy.
A graveside service will be held at Sand Hill Cemetery, Reelsboro, NC, on July 6, 2013 at 1 p.m.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.