Gerald H. Banister, 92, of Starr SC, passed away on Thursday, February 10, 2022, at Richard Campbell Veterans Home.
Born on December 22, 1929, in Belton, SC, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Ellen Hand Banister and the husband of 71 years to Carolyn S. Banister.
Gerald was a retired letter carrier with the US Postal Service, served in the US Army and was a member of the Word Tabernacle.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children: David Banister (Debra) and Cindy Rousey (James); brothers: Harold Banister (Louise), Ray Banister (Ruby Lee); Al Bannister (Wanda) and Doyle Bannister (Linda); grandchildren: Travis Rousey (Jamie), Keri Rousey, Elle Banister; great grandchild: Greyson Rousey; special friends: Bebo and Tenna Bedenbaugh and the caregivers at Richland Campbell Veterans Nursing Home and lifelong friend: Malcolm Haynie.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother Rex Bannister (Jeannie).