MICHAEL M. BANKSTON
MICHAEL M. BANKSTON, 71, of Bluffton, S.C., died Nov. 10, 2018. He was born on February 18, 1947, in Atlanta, Ga., to Ted and Jackie (nee Mobley) Bankston. Mike was a teacher and coach for both football and wrestling for over 35 years. He is survived by his wife, Joy Bankston; three sons, Jason and spouse Rastina of Kenova, W.Va., Adam of Williamson, W.Va., and Matt and his wife Nora of Atlanta, Ga.; his brothers, David of Atlanta, Ga., and Kim of Nashville, Tenn. He is preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Rick and Craig. Mike will be honored during the week of Marshall University’s 2019 Homecoming in Huntington, W.Va.