Delbert H. Banks, 87, of Watson Community died March 28, 2019 at his home.

Funeral service was held March 30 at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. Burial followed in Watson Cemetery.

Delbert was born Feb. 19, 1932 in Bertram to William Franklin Banks and Myrtle Flossie (Kirkpatrick) Banks. He grew up in the area and finished school at Briggs.

He later married Nedra Elmina Morris, and they moved to the Lubbock area, where Delbert worked in the dry cleaning industry. He owned his own dry cleaner business for many years. The family moved back to Watson in 2001.

Delbert liked classic cars and camping.

He is survived by his wife, Nedra Banks; sons Richard Banks and Randall Banks (Jamie); daughters Glenda Browning and Janice Stevens (Martin); nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Delbert was preceded in death by brothers Hershel, Johnny and Bill; and by a sister, Dorothy.