Mt. Vernon Register-News

March 27, 2013

ElNora Wilbanks

The Register-News

---- — ElNora M. Wilbanks, 92, of Dyersburg, Tenn., formerly of Mt. Vernon, died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center in Dyersburg, Tenn.

She was born Tuesday, March 8, 1921, in Jeffersonville, Ind., the daughter of Frederick D. and Gertrude (McElmurry) Archer. She married James N. Wilbanks and he preceded her in death on Dec. 1, 1944.

ElNora was a bookkeeper for the dinnerware manufacturer, Jewel Tea Company and she was a past member of Logan Street Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Ruth Ann Wilbanks of Dyersburg, Tenn.; grandson, David N. Wilbanks and wife Emily of Dyersburg, Tenn.; granddaughters, Candi McCaslin and husband Kenny of Dyersburg, Tenn. and Crystal Green of Dyersburg, Tenn.; great-grandchildren, Tyler and Shelby Wilbanks, Kaitlyn Green and Lilianna Nunez, all of Dyersburg, Tenn.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and one son, James F. Wilbanks.

Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. today at Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon with the Rev. Jimmy Bledsoe officiating. Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.

There will be no visitation.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit for further information and to send condolences.