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James Twinkler Copeland was born on December 31, 1933 on his family owned farm in the Little Fork area of Nansemond County, Virginia. He passed away during the early morning hours of October 11, 2020 in the home of his daughter, Glenda, in Cofield, North Carolina. James was the fifth of six brothers, born to the marriage of Lee Talmadge and Erma Cross Copeland. A grandson was raised in the home from infancy and was always considered as a seventh brother.
The Reverend John Stafford Banks, Chaplain, LTC, USA Retired, died peacefully in his home on October 10th, 2020. He was born in Richmond, VA and he only child of Allison Herbert Banks and Ruby Lee Pyron Banks. He grew up in Charlotte, NC. He attended the public schools there, graduating from Thomasboro High School in 1948. After graduation John worked as a tent boy for Evangelist Oliver Green. Feeling the call to the gospel ministry he entered Columbia Bible College, Columbia, SC where he met Jeanne Johnson from Portsmouth, VA. Joh
Kenneth E. McClain passed away at his home in Suffolk, VA on Friday, October 2, 2020. Ken was born June 27, 1941 in Athens County, Ohio and was the son of the late George and Milda McClain. He was predeceased by infant sister, wife Carolyn Sue McClain in 1997, and brother in law David Cogar