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Amelia Frye Blanton
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1917
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 2014
Huntersville
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Amelia Frye Blanton, age 96 of Huntersville, North Carolina and a former longtime resident of Forest City died Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Old Knox Commons. She was born in Rutherford County on November 10, 1917 and was a daughter of the late Gordon Vance and Kitty Beckhum Frye. Amelia was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church of Forest City before moving to Huntersville when she became a member of Huntersville United Methodist Church. She worked in the City Clerk's Office for The Town of Forest City where she retired in 1980. Amelia was preceded in death by her husband, Fred A. Blanton in 1973, brothers, Leon Frye, Dwight, Frye, and sisters, Commie Frye Little, Mary Frye Flack, and Kathleen Frye Crowell.

Survivors include a number of nieces and nephews as well as great-nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at two o'clock Sunday, January 5, 2014 in the Cool Springs Cemetery with Reverend Dr. Neil Haynes of the First United Methodist Church officiating. The family will greet friends at the cemetery following the service. Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. The Padgett and King Mortuary is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry is available at www.padgettking.com 
 
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 Parents:
  Gordon Vance Frye (1879 - 1958)
  Kitty Beckham Frye (1879 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Fred Adams Blanton (1910 - 1973)
 
 Siblings:
  Leon Frank Frye (1903 - 1980)*
  Dwight Frye (1907 - 1989)*
  Comme Frye Little (1910 - 2009)*
  Mary Frye Flack (1912 - 1987)*
  Amelia Frye Blanton (1917 - 2014)
  Kathleen Frye Crowell (1919 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cool Springs Cemetery
Forest City
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Evelyn Pipkin
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55546640
Amelia <i>Frye</i> Blanton
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 Added: Jan. 3, 2014
 
 
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