Hilda Jean Betts Bannister, age 72, died Friday, May 15, 2015. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on May 18, 2015 at Thomas Funeral Home, 401 N. Ennis Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Wake Chapel Memorial Gardens, Fuquay-Varina.
She was preceded in death by her parents James Peele and Myrtle Hargis Betts; son, Robert Dale Bannister; and sister, Iris Rose Williams.
Hilda is survived by her husband of 50 years, Edward Bannister; daughter, Jacqueline Ellen Jackson and husband, Danny of Coats; son, Jackie Allan Bannister and wife Barbara of Clayton; brother, Aaron F. Betts and wife Maxine of Fuquay-Varina; grandchildren and great-grand children.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at thomasfuneral.com