|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1893|
|Death: ||Jul. 7, 1982|
Bonham (TX) Daily Favorite, July 8, 1982 (extracted from Blanton families research records of Ruth Hasten Walsh)
BONHAM - Funeral services for Mrs. Ida Isabell Blanton, 88, of Rt. 1, Bonham, who died Wednesday afternoon at Medical Plaza Hospital in Sherman, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday in the Wise Funeral Home Chapel.
Mrs. Blanton, a homemaker, was born Dec. 3, 1893 to Mr. and Mrs. William Clark. She was the widow of John Royal Blanton, who died Dec. 14, 1974. She was also a member of the Trinity Baptist Church of Bonham.
Surviving her are two sons, Lesley Blanton, Edhube and Wesley Blanton, Vidor; five daughters, Mildren Abbott, Ector, Glowrene Wright, Pickton, Margaret Hill, Pine Forest, Helen Stinson and Bonnie Kremling, both of Sherman; a niece whom she raised, Evelyn Blanton Hawkins, Raceland, La; one sister, Mable Short, Sherman; 19 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The family will be at the Funeral Home from 7-8 p.m. tonight.
Sherman (TX) Democrat, p. B11 (extracted from Blanton families research records of Ruth Hasten Walsh)
Bonham - Services for Mrs. Ida Isabell Blanton, 88-year-old Bonham homemaker, who died Wednesday at Medical Plaza Hospital in Sherman, will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at Wise Funeral Home Chapel.
The Rev Don Christian of Trinity Baptist Church will officiate and burial will be in Willow Wild Cemetery.
Mrs. Blanton was born in Fannin County, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Clark and married John Royal Blanton. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.
Surviving are her sons Lesley Blanton of Edhube and Wesley Blanton of Vidor; daughters, Helen Stinson and Bonnie Kremling, both of Sherman, Mildred Abbott of Ector, Glowrene Wright of Pickton and Margaret Hill of Pine Forest; a niece whom she reared, Evelyn Blanton Hawkins of Raceland, La; sister Mable Short of Sherman; 19 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
The family will be at the Funeral Home from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
John Royal Blanton (1891 - 1974)*
Florence Margaret Blanton Hill (1918 - 2009)*
Willow Wild Cemetery
Plot: G 284 1/2 2SE
Maintained by: Ruth Hasten Walsh
Originally Created by: Sandra
Record added: Jan 10, 2010
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