Mr. Bankston, a native of Troup County, was born November 2, 1945 and was the son of Marie Rogers. He was a courier for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Marie Rogers; two half-sisters and one half brother; many cousins and other relatives.
The funeral service will be Friday at 1:00PM in the chapel of the Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home. Dr. W. T. Edmondson will officiate.Burial will be in Shadowlawn Cemetery.
The family will be at their home at 208 Kings Park Lane.
Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.lakesdunsonrobertson.com.
Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.