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Mr. Cleo Banks Jr.
Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.
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Celebration of Life


Mr. Cleo Banks Jr.

April 5, 1937~April 17, 2014


Saturday, April 19, 2014

Eleven O'clock a.m.

Good Hope Baptist Church

Highyway 162 S

Covington, Georgia 30016

Rev. E.J. Tomlinson, Pastor

Minister Diane Price, Eulogist

Assisted By Others

     Mr. Cleo Banks, Jr. was born April 5, 1937 in Monticello, Georgia, to the late Mr. & Mrs. Cleo (Lurlene) Banks, Sr.

     He attended school in Jasper County. Cleo was employed with the Covington Police Department and the Newton County Sheriff Department until his retirement in 1991.

     He departed this earthly life on April 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Adelaide Banks, two brothers and four sisters.

     He leaves to cherish his memories, four sons; Mr. Henry James Cooksey, Mr.  & Mrs. David (Shirley) Cooksey, Mr. & Mrs. Kevin (Jennifer) Banks and Mr. & Mrs. Michael (Nichelle) Banks, one brother, Mr. & Mrs. Julius Banks, two sisters, Mr. & Mrs. Ravis (Vera) Freeman and Ms. Minnie Weaver, a devoted caregiver, Ms. Mattie Goggins, a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.


Oxford Historical Cemetery

Oxford, Georgia

Nephews ~ Grandsons

Flower Ladies
 Nieces ~ Granddaughters

The family of the late Mr. Cleo Banks Jr. would like to express our most sincere appreciation to all the extended family, friends, loved ones, acquaintances and neighbors for all prayers, thoughts and assistance during this time. Your loving kindness will never be forgotten. Thank you and may God continue to bless you.
                                                                   The Family