Banks, JeriAnn Preece (Ringgold)

Thursday, September 6, 2018

JeriAnn Preece Banks, 46, of Ringgold, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018. A native of San Saba, Tx., she has lived in the Ringgold area for the past 28 years. She was a former employee of Georgia Northwestern College for 14 years, was a member of the National Honor Society and of the Baptist faith.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Geraldine Patton Preece and grandfather, David Patton.

She is survived by her husband, Ronnie Banks, of Ringgold; father, Jerome Preece, of San Saba, Tx.; two grandmothers, Phennie Judkins, of San Saba, Tx. and Floatie Patton, of Dalton; two sisters, Dena (Anthony) Preece Chadwick, of Ellijay, Ga., and Darla (Joe) Preece Campbell, of Port Wentworth, Ga.; seven nieces and nephews, Carol Chadwick, Trevor Preece, Evan Martin, Cheyenne Martin, Destinee Preece, Aubrey Martin and Tina Marie (Mac) Martinez; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of Life service will be held 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 10 in the funeral home chapel. The family will receive friends on Monday from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or to the ASPCA.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold.


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