Wendell P. Holmes Funeral
2719 West Edgewood Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 765-1641

Sarah Elizabeth Banks

Obituary Condolences

BANKS Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Banks (affectionately called “Sa-Sa”), 98, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, September 8, 2005. She was a member of the Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, the Rev. Marvin C. Zanders, II, Pastor. She leaves to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 60 years, Walter Allen Banks; her devoted sister, Madgie T. Murphy; nieces, Jeanette (Ben) Brooks, of Virginia, and Robbie (Joe) Jiles, Pensacola, Fla; nephews, Harvey J. (Jimmie) Harper, and Levy Harper, Woodbine, Ga.; sisters-in-law, Mildred Trapp, Miami, Fla., and Mattie K. Harris, Westfield, New Jersey; brother-in-law, Robert Banks, Dayton, Ohio; god-daughter, Dorothy Gordon; two special caregivers, Francina Wright and Debbie Lyncker; other relatives and friends. Homegoing services for Mrs. Banks will be held Friday, September 16, 2005 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Saint Paul AME Church, with Pastor Zanders, officiating. Friends may call at the mortuary for vistitation Thursday, from 5:00-7:00 PM and at the church Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of service. The funeral cortege will assemble at 551 West 19th Street. Interment will be in the Edgewood Cemetery under the direction of WENDELL HOLMES FUNERAL DIRECTORS, INC. 2719 West Edgewood Avenue, Wendell P. Holmes, FDIC. Please Sign the Guestbook @
Published in the Florida Times-Union from Sept. 10 to Sept. 14, 2005
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