Frank Vogler & Sons

2849 Middlebrook Drive, Clemmons, NC


Brenda Vernice Banner

June 13, 1950October 7, 2019
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Brenda Vernice Banner passed away on October 7, 2019 in Winston Salem at the age of 69. Brenda was born in Winston Salem on June 13, 1950 to the late John Smith Banner and Gladys Phelps Banner. She was raised in Davidson County, graduating from North Davidson High School. She graduated from Winston Salem State with a degree in Education. Brenda went on to work for Piedmont Airlines where she retired with over 30 years of service. Brenda was a lifelong member of Hickory Grove A.M.E. Zion Church. She thoroughly enjoyed her time with her church family and acting as the church treasurer. In her free time, Brenda loved gardening, drawing, reading, hosting events, and baking. She really loved baking and everyone that knew her really loved her baking. From her pies, tarts, and desserts, she was known as the “best cake maker.” She leaves behind her son, Lane Banner, and his partner, Daiva Beck; granddaughter, Kayana Banner; cousins, Sandra Bray, Raymond (Victoria) Phelps, and Albert L. Phelps; and many other loved ones and friends. Brenda was a loving mother, adoring grandmother, and attentive friend. Her chess pie tarts as well as her gentle and kind spirit will really be missed. The visitation will be held on Friday from 6-8pm at Vogler & Sons Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11am at Clemmons First Baptist Church with Rev. Belinda Harris officiating. Entombment will follow at Westlawn Gardens of Memory. Following the service, a reception will be held at Hickory Grove A.M.E. Zion Church.


  • Lane (Daiva Beck) Banner, Son
  • Kayana Banner, Granddaughter
  • Sandra Bray, Cousin
  • Raymond (Victoria) Phelps, Cousin
  • Albert L. Phelps, Cousin

  • Brian Phelps
  • Kerry Antony
  • Steven Antony
  • James Imes
  • Ron Dobson
  • Brian Dena Phelps


  • Visitation Friday, October 11, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, October 12, 2019
  • Reception Saturday, October 12, 2019


Brenda Vernice Banner

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Rev. Donna Maree

October 12, 2019

May the peace and comfort of God be with the family today and in the days, weeks, and months to come. Brenda will certainly be missed! May she rest now from her labors. Praying God’s love will surround the family and extending our heartfelt love to you all at this difficult time. Keeping you all close in our thoughts and prayers.

Rev. Donna Maree and Family

Cathy Macy

October 10, 2019

Prayers for Brenda's family today and in the days ahead. I went to high school with Brenda. She was a great person and friend to all. May God comfort and give you peace...Rest In Peace Brenda ..

Angeline Baxter

October 10, 2019

Lane ,Family and Friends Condolences and Prayers of Comfort To You All .Met Your Beautiful Mother Through Mary . Angeline Baxter Arlington Virginia .Almost 30 Years Ago .She was Beautiful in her Outwardly Appearance And Her Personality/Spirit