Benjamin B. Shanks, 57, of Sidney, formerly of Blytheville and Manila, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born at Manila, in the Philippine Islands, he was the son of the late Ben and Pauline Shanks.
Surviving is a cousin, Garry Jolliff, of Manila.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. today (Tuesday) at Manila Cemetery with Rev. Mike Winberry of the First United Methodist Church officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Manila.