Published: January 8, 2013
Vanilla Bankston, 61, of West Memphis died January 7, 2013. Survivors include two sons, Anthony Johnson (Lea) of Jackson, Miss., Charles Bankson of Biloxi, Miss., two sisters Ollie B. Simpson of Nashville, Tenn., Willie Powell (Arthur) of West Memphis, Ark. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Serivces, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd. Memphis, Tenn. (901) 546-0910 Sign guestbook at www.signaturefuneralservices.com.