DELORES B. BANKS On Wednesday, October 26, 2011. Loving mother of Portia Chandler (Barrington), Jocelyn Whitehurst (Ronnie), James Banks, III (Shahlaurie Rawl). Also survived by 12 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Francis Jones; one sister, Mary Hedgman; and other loving relatives and friends. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at Covenant Baptist United Church of Christ, 3845 South Capitol St. S.W., Washington, DC from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Interment Harmony Memorial Park, Landover, MD. Arrangements by STRICKLAND FUNERAL SERVICES.