Vivion Banks commonly known as V-Boye.
June 11, 1951
Sunset: December 20, 2009
is with heavy hearts that the Banks family announces
the sudden death of Mr. Vivion Boye Banks Sr.
This sad event occurred on Sunday, December
20th, 2009 in Baltimore, Maryland. Both of his
parents predeceased him (Mrs. Tiangay Simpson
Banks and Mr. Thomas Banks Sr.).
V-Boye, as he was affectionately called, leaves
to mourn his loss, his wife Famatta Banks, his
step mother, Mrs. Margaret Pratt, four (4) children,
William Lawrence Banks (Antonia) of the USA,
Alvin Banks, Vivion Banks, Jr., and Evangeline
Banks of Liberia.
also leaves to mourn his loss his siblings Mama
Banks (Sumo), Theodosia Kamah Banks, Coo-Coo
(Margaret) Banks, Mercy Pratt-Debar, Thomas
Banks, Roosevelt Banks, Joe Banks, Victoria
Burgess(Lottie), several nieces and nephews,
uncles, aunts, cousins and a host of other relatives
Keeping and Funeral Service will be held
in Baltimore, Maryland where he resided while
in the USA. Both services will be held at the
same location: People's Community Lutheran Church,
6200 Loch Raven Blvd. Baltimore, MD 21239.
Friday, January 8th, 2010 -7pm - 10pm
Service: Saturday, January 9th, 2010 - 9:30am
you may contact the following hotels along the
Loch Raven Corridor, a close proximity to the
church to make reservations:
Inn, 8801 Loch Raven Boulevard, Towson, MD 21286,
Tel. #: 410-882-0900
Inn, 1100 Cromwell Bridge Road, Towson, MD 21286,
Tel. #: 410 823 4410
Towson, 8712 Loch Raven Boulevard, Towson, MD
21286, Tel. #: 410-823-8750
Lawrence William Banks - 757-202-3685
Joseph Telewoda - 410-206-3346
Mai Stephens-Bradley - 954-401-0172
body will be flown to Atlanta for internment
on January 16th, 2010.
Margaret Coo-Coo Banks - 678-643-9205
Theodosia Kamah Banks - 404-784-7203
Mercy Pratt-Debar -763-245-1713
have been made for those seeking other forms
of accommodation for the weekend in Baltimore,
MD. Availability is limited and will be done
on a first come, first served basis. Please
make contact as early as possible to Lawrence
and Joseph. Thanks
final farewell services for Mr. Vivion B. Banks,
Sr. will be held in Georgia. Wake keeping will
be held Friday, January 15, 2010 from 7pm-10pm
at the Norcross First United Methodist Church,
2500 Beaver Ruin Rd, Norcross, GA 30071. The
funeral will be held at the same location at
10:am on Saturday, January 16, 2010. Interment:
Melwood Cemetery, 5172 E. Ponce De Leon Ave,
Decatur, GA. The repast will be held at the
Norcross First United Methodist Fellowship Hall.
Motel 6, 6015 Oakbrook Pkwy, Norcross, GA 30071.
phn# 770-446-2311, Price: 33.89 per night, Conf#
152421, Ref: The Banks Family.
Best Western/Peachtree Corners Inn-7035 Jimmy
Carter Blvd, Norcross, Ga 30071, ask for Hemah,
770-409-0004, $55 + tax(price can be negoiated).
LaQuinta Inn-5945 Oakbrook Pkwy, Norcross, GA
30071, phn# 770-368-9400, 1 bed- $59, 2 beds-$69.