Wesley Owen Daynes, "Wes" 39, passed away unexpectedly July 16, 2012, from a heart attack in Yuma, Ariz.
He was born November 26, 1972, in San Diego, Calif. He is the son of Steve and Patricia Bankston of Medford, Ore.
Wes lived in Yuma and worked in the construction field for the past ten years. A friend to many people, Wes loved fishing and four-wheeling in the sand dunes of California and Arizona.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his maternal grandparents, John and Shirley Trochta of Poway, Calif.; aunt, Karen Robertson (John) of Medford, Ore.; aunt, Mary Andy (Bob) of Escondido, Calif.; uncle, Ken Everitt, of Ramona, Calif.; brothers, Christian Daynes (Marnie), of Central Point, Ore. and Richard Boyce of Phoenix, Ore.; and nieces, Madison and Alexis Daynes of Central Point, Ore.
A memorial service will be held Friday, August 31, 2012, at the Central Point First Presbyterian Church at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, his family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Final arrangements were made by Desert Valley Mortuary, Somerton, Ariz.