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Herbert Banks

Herbert Lee Banks

Saturday, April 13th, 1946 - Saturday, July 25th, 2020
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HERBERT LEE BANKS, 74, passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at home. Born in Cape Girardeau, MO, April 13, 1946, he was the son of the late Nathaniel Banks and the late Louise Payton. Herb retired from the USPS after over 35 years of service. Herb served in the US Army from 1964-1967. Herb was a past 2 term President of the APWU Local 286 and has been for over a decade, a State Business Agent for the IPWU. Herbs' favorite pastimes were his love of playing, writing and listening to music, playing chess, playing pool, maintaining the family home, taking care of the family pets, being his loving wife's best friend, visiting with beloved family and dear best friends and giving God all the glory. He will be remembered for his heartwarming smile and for being a truly great guy. He is survived by his loving wife, Jane Banks; daughters, Sherry White, Sheryl White, Monica Luckett, MarieBeth (Jeffrey) Marsh, Allison (Kobie) Watkins; son, Dellan (Cynthia) Banks; sisters, Beverly (Paul) Shelton, Andrea (Carlton) Farrie, and Margie Flowers; brothers, Mark (Dorletta) Payton, Galen Bailey, Jeffrey (Beth) Wilson; many beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a great-great-grandson; sisters-in-law, Jeanne (Colby) Holmes, Judy Baumgartner; brother-in-law, James (Lila) Ridlen. He was preceded in death by his father, Nathaniel Banks; mother, Louise Payton; stepfather, Andy Payton; and brother, Nathaniel Banks, Jr. A private immediate family service has been scheduled. Interment at Lindenwood Cemetery of Fort Wayne. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fairhaven Funeral Home and Cremation Services, to sign the online guestbook, go to www.fairhavenfortwayne.com
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Love, Jeanne, Colby, Roo, Henry, Daphne, & Chai

Posted at 01:51pm
Dear Jane, Sending hugs and prayers and holding you and Herb in our hearts always.
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Gwendolyn Bailey

Posted at 10:16am
We have known the Banks/Payton family our whole life. Our parents, Eddie and Georgia Singleton, were best friends with Herbert, Nate Jr., and Beverly's parents back in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. May God bless this family and comfort them. Peace to all and love from our family to yours.
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Jim Humphrey

Posted at 09:45am
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Herb was a thoughtful, caring person who always tried to help everyone he interacted with. He stepped up many times when no one else would and did what needed to be done.
He will be greatly missed,
Jim Humphrey
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Joan Slayton

Posted at 08:21am
Sherry, Sheryl, Monica and all of the family and friends of Herbert, you have my deepest heartfelt sympathy. Take comfort in knowing that God do not make any mistakes. Herbert service here was finished and God gave him to us for a little while and now he must transition to his heavenly home. May God continue to comfort you in your time of sorrow.
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Shelley Igney

Posted at 08:13am
I worked with Herb for many years. He was always interesting and fun to be around. I'm so sorry for your loss. Shelley Igney
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