Alphonso West Mortuary
4409 Soutel Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32208
(904) 766-9671


Obituary Condolences

BANKS Mr. Willie James Banks, Jr., age 51, passed away peacefully September 4, 2013. He was a native of Jacksonville, FL, where he received his early education from public schools of Duval County, graduating from William M. Raines Senior High School - Class of 1979. He was a member of Livingway Christian Fellowship Church International, Dr. Anthony L. Speights, Founder & Pastor. Mr. Banks served his country in the United States Navy, until being honorably discharged. He was employed with Hotbox/CDR as a Supervisor, with many years of dedicated service. Mr. Banks was predeceased by his father, Willie James Banks, Sr. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Sherry Duggan Banks; children he loved as his own, Brian Campbell (Lauren), Trey Graham and Mrs. Michelle Reimer (Jerome); grandchildren, Emmalee Campbell, Aiden Campbell, Susan Reimer and Jonathan Reimer; mother, Mrs. Beatrice Price (Billy); sisters, Mrs. Nina Taylor (Willie), Ms. Wanda Banks, Mrs. Corlis Presha (Paul) and Ms. Erika Banks; a number of other relatives and friends. A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held 2:30PM, SATURDAY, September 14, 2013 in the Rufus E. Payne Memorial Chapel of the mortuary, with Dr. Anthony L. Speights, officiating. Memorialization will be by cremation. Friends are asked to assemble at the mortuary under the direction of ALPHONSO WEST MORTUARY, 4409 Soutel Dr.904/766-9671. Pleas e Sign the Guestbook @

Published in the Florida Times-Union on Sept. 12, 2013
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