Services to celebrate the life of Robert Wilbanks, 88, are scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, March 2, at McPeters Funeral Directors Inc., with burial to follow in the Farmington Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until the service time at 1:00 p.m. at McPeters.
Robert died on February 28, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born on April 10, 1929 to the late Talmadge Lee and Velma Shaw Wilbanks. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He had a career at ITT and after retiring worked as a security officer at the WIN Job Center until he was 83. He was a member of Farmington Baptist Church and was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty Wilbanks of Corinth; sons, Kevin Wilbanks (Jennifer) of Tuscaloosa, AL, Michael Wilbanks of Atlanta; daughter, Kathy Stutts (Jimmy) of Corinth; grandchildren, Jennifer Stutts, Noah Stutts, Natalie Wilbanks and Rayann Wilbanks; son-in-law, Stanley White of Glen and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Debra Wilbanks White; brothers, Bynum, Clayton, Hershel Wilbanks and sisters, Vergie Wren and Ruth Caldwell.
Bro. Jared Cox will officiate the service.
Online condolences can be left at www.McPetersFuneralDirectors.com.