Burnadine Alva Banks Elbert departed her life on March 7, 2019 at Mallard Bay Nursing Home. She was born on March 22, 1942 in Airey’s. She was the daughter of the late Nathan Banks, Sr and Jennie Banks Travers.
Burnadine was a kind and thoughtful person. She liked cooking, traveling and spending time with her children and grandchildren and going to church. She was a strong faithful person and loved everybody. She was educated in the Dorchester County Public Schools system. Burnadine was employed at Bo Gash for a few years, Rob Roy’s for over 20 years, Con Agra in personnel, Ames and her last employment was at Walmart for over 16 years. She gave her life to Christ under the leadership of Rev. Jeremiah Cox, Church of God Center Street, Cambridge, MD. She continued serving the Lord and later joined Christ United Methodist Church Airey’s, MD.
Beside her mother she leaves great memories a daughter Diane Wheatley(William), four sons, Nathan Banks, Sr(Avis), Marvin Banks(Barbara), Randolph Elbert and Michael Elbert, 14 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, 10 great-great grandchildren. Siblings, Rudolph Banks, devoted sister Eleanor Jackson, Perry(Rudy), Melvin Banks, Brenda Cephas(George), Vernetta Pinder(Tyrone), Alexzenia Davis(Chadell), Alexander travers(Bridgett) and Jerome Travers(Crystal), and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Preceeding her in death were Lauton Banks, Sr(father), Lauton Banks, Jr(brother) Hilda Wheatley(Grandmother), Donald Banks Sr(son), Donald Banks Jr (grandson), Ronald Banks(nephew) and Kirk Brown Jr(special great nephew) who always helped with her computer updates.