News and Tribune

January 23, 2013

Ray Lee Banks, 80; of New Albany

— Funeral services for Ray Lee Banks, 80, of New Albany, will be at noon Saturday, Jan. 26, at Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. He died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital.

He was born June 18, 1932, in Croma, Ky., to the late Jesse and Edith Banks.  He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and retired from General Electric after 28 years of service.  

Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Judith Lopp Banks; children, Diana, Karen, Donna, and Ray, Jr.; six sisters; and three brothers.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

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