Michael Eugene Banister (age 67) went home to be with the Lord on July 3, 2017 at Carolinas Medical Center ICU in Charlotte NC.
A memorial in celebration of Mike’s life will be held Saturday July 15, 2017 at 11am to 12:30pm at GraceLife Church of Pineville (705 Lakeview Drive, Pineville, NC 28134) with Pastor Rodney Cripps officiating. Visitation will be from 11am – 11:30am. A special time of remembrance will begin at 11:30am.
Mike was born April 22, 1950 in Anderson SC to Elmer Eugene and Betty Cole Banister. Mike is a graduate of Furman University in SC and was previously employed with Duke Power as a programmer. Mike married his sweet wife, Elaine in September 1984 and graciously took on parenthood to two children. Mike embraced fatherhood and loved his family. Mike was an avid reader and enjoyed a wide range of good books. One of Mike’s favorite places to go was the beach.
Mike is survived by his wife of 32 years, Elaine Nobles Banister, daughter Stephanie Wells (Ben) and son Eric Goodin (Gina), 5 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
The family wishes to extend their sincere heartfelt thanks to the GraceLife Cancer Care Ministry for being such a wonderful source of help and support and a sincere thanks to the Critical Care Team at CMC Surgery Trauma ICU. The family is asking that you do not send flowers. Memorials can be made to the Cancer Care Ministry at GraceLife Church of Pineville (705 Lakeview Drive, Pineville, NC 28134)
Saturday July 15th, 2017
11:00am - 12:30pm
705 Lakeview Dr.
Pineville, NC 28134