Photo courtesy of Hamlar-Curtis Funeral Home

Raymond Banks

Roanoke Valley, Virginia

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My prayers are with you as you mourn the loss of your father. I will continue to keep you in prayer. Cordelia Boland Steele, Lucy Addison class of 1965, Rockingham, NC

Our prayers are with you and your family during your time of grief.May God shine His light upon you and give you strength to overcome.

This is from all of us still here, remembering you as a hard worker, generous, and always having a smile. You will be missed.

To Jason, Sherri and family,
At a time when words are hard to find, please know you're in our thoughts and prayers.

Psalm 27:14. Vic and Kurria we are truly sorry for your loss.

Earth has no sorrow that Heaven can not heal.

May all your precious memories of your Grandfather be of comfort, strength and Joy to you in the days to come.

GOD bless and keep you today and forever.


Regina, Linda,Raymond and Family:

May God bring you peace and comfort, and may your faith sustain you during this difficult time.

Mr. Banks always presented himself as a respected Christian gentleman. May precious memories of your loved one grant you joy and happiness.

"Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints." Psalm 116:15

Yours in Christ,
Angeline Long Jones

To the Banks Family. My heart sunk when I heard Uncle Tuddy passed away. I have the joy of knowing that he fought a good fight and ran a good race and that He is in Gods Hands now. May you find peace in this time of sorrow and treasure the memories we all have of him. Love your cousin, Jug

To Raymond and family, may God's loving hand help heal your sorrow and touch your heart with the peace only He can give. With deepest sympathy


Raymond's Obituaries

Raymond Banks, 91, departed this earthly life for his Heavenly Home on Wednesday morning, December 4, 2013. He was born April 18, 1922, in Roanoke, VA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Major and Hestine Banks and the last surviving child of nine from this union. He was also preceded by...

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