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Nora Leah (Banks) Evans

July 31, 1940 — October 3, 2020

Mrs. Leah Banks Evans, age 80, of Savannah, formerly of Irwin and Tift Counties died Saturday, October 03, 2020 at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah.

A private graveside burial was held October 5, 2020, at 2:00 P.M. in Clements Cemetery in Irwin County with Mr. Guy Haynes officiating.

Mrs. Evans was born July 31, 1940 in Irwin County to the late Thomas Monroe Banks and Loula Mae Phillips Banks along with her parents she was preceded in death by her three sisters and one brother.  Mrs. Evans was a homemaker and the widow of the late William Donald Evans who died in 1982. She was of the Baptist faith and previously was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Ocilla and Eastside Baptist Church in Tifton.

Mrs. Evans is survived by her two sons and one daughter-in-law, Weyman and Connie Evans of Rebecca and Michael Evans of Savannah, along with five grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, you may donate to Donate to:  NAMI, PO Box 49104, Baltimore, MD 21297 or online at

Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.

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Graveside Service

Monday, October 5, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Clements Cemetery in Irwin County

Big Creek Road, GA

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