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Obituary for James Wesley Bannister

James W. Bannister, 79, of Abbeville, died Saturday, March 19, 2022 at Self Regional Healthcare. He was born in Abbeville to the late Gamewell and Susan Langley Bannister.

Mr. Bannister was the AHS Class of 1961 Valedictorian. He retired from Burnstein von Seelen Precision Casting in Abbeville after many years. Mr. Bannister enjoyed shopping at various flea markets and listening to music especially the 80's and country.

Surviving Mr. Bannister is his aunt, Charlotte Smith of Abbeville and many cousins.

No services are planned at this time.

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Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Abbeville is assisting the Bannister family.