Lemuel J. Banister, Jr., age 88, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2012, at his home in Cadiz, KY. Mr. Banister was a retired Federal Civil Service employee from Ft. Campbell, KY. He was a US Army WW II veteran, a member of Cadiz United Methodist Church, Cadiz Masonic Lodge No. 121, American Legion Post No. 74 and VFW Post No. 7890. He was survived by: Son & Daughter-In-Law - David & Diane Banister, Cadiz, KY, Two Grandchildren & Wife- Grand Child - Dr. Jason & Karen Banister, Paducah, KY, Carrie Banister, Cadiz, KY, Three Great Grandchildren- Sarah Banister, David Banister & Samuel Banister, Two Great Nieces - Elizabeth Ann Hayes & Julia Lynn Haun, One Nephew- Donnie Parrent. He was preceded in death by: Father - Lemuel James Banister, Sr., Mother - Julia Bell Bridges Banister, Wife - Lena Mae Banister, Son - Charles Ray Banister, Niece - Joan Parrent Payne & One Sister - Dorothy Parrent.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Saturday, August 18, 2012. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Sunday, August 19, 2012 with the Reverends Kenny Rogers & Jamus Redd officiating. Burial will follow at Trigg Memory Acres in Cadiz, KY.