|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1892|
|Death: ||Apr. 25, 1960|
April 29, 1960
Funeral srvice will be conducted at the Roberts Chapel Friday at 2:00 p.m. for Albert BLANKENSHIP, with Rev. H.R. IGO officiating. Burial will be in the Foreman Cemetery.
Mr. BLANKENSHIP was born January 1, 1892 at Sallisaw, Okla., and died April 25 in the Veterans hospital in Muskogee. He was a veteran of World War 1.
Flower bearers will be Mrs. Ida SWEARINGEN, Mrs. Melvin BOLES, Mrs. Dennis CRITTENDEN, Mrs. Maude GENDROW, and Mrs. Susie DOWNING. Pallbearers will be Bill SHERRIN, Jack MARTIN, John BIRD, Noah PARKHURST, Marvin CLAYTON, Joy Lee POYNOR.
Survivors include three sons Wayne and Leroy of Springfield, Mo., Billy Ray of Button Willow, Calif.; two daughters, Mrs. Lucille BOLES, Button Willow, Calif., Mrs. Bertha BURKE of Collinsville, Okla.; 14 grandchildren; one brother and one sister.
Bessie Leona Tune Blankenship (1901 - 1935)*
Created by: Glenita Randolph Guthrie
Record added: Dec 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45314761
World War I Victory Medal as earned by Albert Blankenship (rank unknown) Rest in peace. / Known until 1947 simply as the "Victory Medal", the World War I Victory Medal was awarded to any member of the U.S. military who had served in the armed forces betw...(Read more)|
Added: Oct. 20, 2014
Rest in peace.|
Added: Sep. 20, 2013
Thank you, Sir, for your service to your country.|
Added: Sep. 19, 2013