Margaret Sue Banken
Margaret Sue Banken
  • July 13, 1938 - August 30, 2017
  • Marietta, Georgia

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Ms. Margaret Sue Banken of Marietta, GA., passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. Ms. Banken was born on July 13, 1938 in Henderson, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Thurman Banken and Themla Irene Banken.
Ms. Banken spent most of her life in the Marietta area and also graduated from Marietta High School. Margaret worked various job throughout her life while raising her four sons. Her kindness was evident everywhere she went and was always giving to those in need. She was very devoted to her family and loved all of her brothers and sisters. In her spare time she enjoyed riding to the mountains with her sister, going on picnics, and working in her plants and flowers. Margaret was a devoted Christian and would always tell others about Christ. Her contagious smile would light up any room and she will be deeply missed. Margaret was wonderful mother, sister, and friend; she will certainly be remembered by all who knew and loved her.
Along with her parents, Margaret is preceded in death by one son, David Garner, and a brother, Robert Banken.
She is survived by her three sons, Kevin Duignan of Rockwell, Texas, Larry Duignan of Powder Springs, Georgia, and William Holcomb; one brother, Charles L. Bankan Jr., wife Jan, of Henderson, Kentucky; a sister, Thelma Wilkins, husband Henry, of Kennesaw, GA; a sistier-in-law, Odeen Banken of Harriman, TN; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends also survive.
A graveside service to honor the life of Ms. Margaret Banken will be held at two-thirty in the afternoon on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Georgia Memorial Park in Marietta, GA.
A visitation with the family will take place from eleven o'clock in the morning until two o'clock on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home in Kennesaw.
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The funeral services for Ms. Margaret Sue Banken have been entrusted to the care of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 North Cobb Parkway Kennesaw, GA 30152.