Memorial services will be announced at a later date.
Born April 20, 1934, in Jasper, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late Leslie Andrew Goforth and Mary M. Ridge Goforth. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William B. Bannister Jr.
She was a homemaker and a member of Level Grove Baptist Church.
Mrs. Bannister is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Edye and Don Schlandt of Cleveland; son and daughter-in-law, Mark & Candace Bannister of Knoxville, Tenn.; grandchildren, Jordan and Dylan Schlandt and Brooks and Will Bannister; sister, Mildred Sisk of Rossville; and special cousin, Tommie Jordan of Virginia.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2565 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30501; or to the charity of your choice in memory of “Myrna Elizabeth Bannister.”
Send online condolences to memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, was in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
November 28, 2012