Billy Banks

Billy Charles Banks, 72, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson, Miss.

He was born Oct. 10, 1946, in Crossett, the son of the late Curtis Alvin Banks and Leveter Waltman Banks. He was a graduate of Hamburg High School, served 21 years in the National Guard and worked for Georgia Pacific for 41 years. He was a member of Salem Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 29 years, Debbie Banks of Collins, Miss.; sons T.J. Murray and wife Guida, and Brad Murray and wife Dianne, all of Ocean Springs, Miss., and William “Brad” Banks of Memphis.; one daughter, Christie Lynn Wells of Memphis; one brother, Dennis Banks and wife Marti of Crossett; sisters Delouise Doss and husband Willis and Imogene Deal, all of Crossett; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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