Carlandus Banks, Jr. death angels came and ended the beautiful life of our beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle, cousin, and friend.
On November 23, 1953, Carlandus Myrick Banks, Jr. (Junie) was born in Franklin, VA to the late Ilean Story and Carlandus Myrick Banks, Sr. He is preceded in death by his parents Carlandus Myrick Banks, Sr. and Ilean Story Parks and sister Mary Ilean Graham.
Carlandus attended Franklin public schools. After graduating, he joined the United States Navy where he was honorably discharged He later became employed at St Regis of Franklin, VA, and Birdsong Peanuts Company.
He went on in life and married Juanita McClenny in 1974. To this union, they bare three children Tracy, Latisha and Carlandus, Ill.
He is survived by his wife Juanita Banks of Franklin, VA; two daughters Tracy McClenny of Courtland, VA and Latisha Banks of Franklin, VA, and son Carlandus Banks, Il! of Chicago, Illinois; eight grandchildren Brittany, Sharnae, Sheandra, Demari, Terrell, Xavier, Xavion and Tyteona; three greatgrandchildren Zai'Mere, Treasure and Kyree; two sisters Gwendolyn Delois Johnson (Bishop Richard Johnson) and Sandra Baker Turner (Howard Turner); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Among friends were Willie Cole and Jerry Blow. He also shared friendship with Gladys Pope.
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