Corinthian Newspaper, Corinth, Mississippi dated
June 4, 1984
J.A. WILBANKS AND RAY HOLLANDS
RIPLEY-James Albert Wilbanks, 21,
died Saturday as a result of a drowning near Blue
Mountain. He was a sawmill employee.
Ray Hollands, 16, died Saturday as
a result of a drowning near Blue Mountain. He was a
student at Ripley High School.
Joint services will be at 4 p.m. today at the
McBride Funeral Home chapel. Burial
will be in the Antioch Cemetery.
James's survivors include his wife, Mrs. Tracy
Wilbanks; a daughter, Helen Marie
Wilbanks; his mother, Mrs. Irene
Wilbanks; six sisters, Mrs. Inez
Winkles, Mrs. Shirley West,
Mrs. Diane Keenum, Mrs. Kay
Howard, Mrs. Peggy Sue Bledsoe,
Mrs. Lisa Mae Bledsoe; three
brothers, Billy Wilbanks, Jerry
Wilbanks and Terry Wilbanks,
all of Ripley.
Ray's survivors include his mother
and stepfather, Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Joshlin;
a sister, Mrs. Tracy Wilbanks; a
brother, Troy Tate Joshlin, all of