Thomas Harden Banks

Thomas Harden Banks, 72 of Fairfield, beloved husband of Deanna (DeeDee) Banks, passed away peacefully at home on Friday September 3, 2021.


Thom was retired and previously worked at Enlightened Audio Designs and Noble Electronics in Fairfield. Before moving to Fairfield, he worked at Discovery Place Science Museum in Charlotte and was instrumental in the opening of the museum as building manager.


Thom loved music and enjoyed playing guitar, drums and percussion with several bands over the years in Charlotte and Fairfield.


Left to cherish his memory are his wife, DeeDee of Fairfield, a brother, Ronn Banks of Charlotte, NC, a son Brian Banks of Phoenix, AZ, two daughters, Robin O’Donnell of Ft. Collins, CO and Melanie Banks of Charlotte, a nephew, David Banks of Charlotte, three grandchildren, loving cousins, and a great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and MaryEllen Banks.



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