In Memory of



Obituary for Aerolyn Banks

It is with great sadness that the family of Aerolyn "MookMomma" Banks, 46, announces her passing on Tuesday, July 21, 2020. A lifelong resident of New Orleans and the mother of the late Mario Herbert "Mook" Anderson, she is survived by her father, Rev. Dr. Michael E. Banks (Lois) and mother, Evelyn Mitchell (Rev. Arthur); sisters, Xanthippia (Lonnie) Brinson and Jamella Mitchell; Grandmother, Celestine Harris; long-time partner, Renaldo Brown and his daughter, Reia Brown; long-time friends, Nakia Harris and Kristin Sceau and Godson, Andrew Sceau, III. Also survived by a host of step-brothers and sisters, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. In addition to her son, Aerolyn is also preceded in death by her stepmother, Joan L. Neville; brother, Carl M. Banks and grandparents, Lawrence and Lois Banks, Melvin Wilson, Sr., and Josephine Neville. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a service honoring the life of Aerolyn Banks at Charbonnet Labat Glapion Funeral Home in Historic Treme, 1615 St. Philip Street, New Orleans, LA, 70116 on SATURDAY, AUGUST 1, 2020, at 10 AM, Rev. Robert Early, Officiating. Interment Resthaven Cemetery. A PUBLIC visitation will begin at 9 A M IN THE CHAPEL.