I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7
Troy Lamont Banks was born June 10, 1970, to the late John D. and Shirley Ann Banks. Though it was a long and challenging journey, Troy traveled with a heart full of love, kindness and steadfast faith in God. Troy entered eternal rest on April 24, 2022, in Lynchburg, VA.
Troy was educated in Buckingham County Public Schools in Buckingham, Virginia. He was raised in a Christian home and joined New Hope Baptist Church at an early age. He would do anything for his family and friends.
Troy physically left on April 24, 2022, but the essence of who and what he was will remain with us all. He was preceded in death by his father, John Banks, mother Shirley Ann Lewis, and brothers, David, Terry, Nelson, Glenn Banks, Ronald Lewis and sister, Sarita Banks.
Troy leaves to cherish his loving memory, step-father Richard Lewis ( Lucille) of Fluvanna, VA, brothers, John, Quincy Banks of Arvonia VA and Richard Lewis Jr. (Tia) of Richmond, VA, fiancé, Karen Lewis, nephews, Jeonte Banks, Nelson Ray Banks Jr., and Ronald Lewis Jr., nieces, Sherice Woodson and Naomi Lewis, great-nieces Londyn Banks, and Aubree Banks, aunts Peggy Lee (Howard), Christine Smith, Irene Rollins, Eloise Gregory, and Christine Davis; and a host of family members and friends.