November 11, 1956 ~ October 19, 2007
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Arden, NC
WESLEY GLENN BANKS Arden ~ Wesley “The Wes” Glenn Banks, 50, of Arden, went home to be with Jesus on Friday, October 19, 2007. A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of Hazel Bartlett Banks, of Marion and of the late Wayne Banks. Wes was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, where he had many brothers and sisters in Christ. In addition to his mother, Wes is survived by his wife of 14 years, Tammy Lance Banks; three daughters, Heather N. Banks, of the home, Jessica N. Banks, of Rutherfordton and Angie K. Banks, of Charleston, WV; a brother, Rick Banks, of Asheville; a sister, Mary Banks, of Marion and two grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, October 22, 2007 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church with the Reverend Cecil Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM on Monday at the church. Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.