Marilyn E. Banks passed away peacefully on November 7, 2022 at the age of 78 years. Beloved daughter of the late Elliott S. Banks and Lula Johnson Banks. Sister of the late David E. Banks (Jo Ann Martinez Banks). Aunt of David Banks II (Sandra), Murphy Banks (Penny), and Don Banks (Lori). Great-aunt of Hanna Wagner (Brenden), Erica Pollard (Jeff), Kasie Banks, Korey Hight (Austin), Kalee Jo Banks. Also survived by her lifelong friend, Geraldine Wendt along with other relatives and friends.
Marilyn was born in Abbeville, LA and was a longtime resident of Harvey, LA. She attended L.S.U. and worked for McDermott and Exxon. Marilyn was a lifelong member of 1st Baptist Church of Gretna. She will be sadly missed.
Visitation will be held at Mothe Funeral Home, 2100 Westbank Expressway, Harvey, LA on Friday, November 11, 2022 from 9am to 11am. Services will follow in the funeral home chapel. Interment Westlawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home, 7200 Desiard Street, Monroe, LA 71203 or visit:
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