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Ila Wilbanks

Tuesday, December 13, 2005

Ila Wilbanks, 94, of Kennett, died Sunday, Dec. 11, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born May 5, 1911, in Hanceville, Ala., daughter of the late Joe and Nellie Purdy Cone, she was a member of the Red Hat Society.

In 1933, she married Fletcher Wilbanks, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by seven brothers and six sisters.

Survivors include one daughter, Mylene Archer, of Kennett; two grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 12, at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett with Spencer Furby officiating.

Pallbearers were family members.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.