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Willard Franklin Blanton
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1929
Boone County
West Virginia, USA
Death: May 12, 1979
Boone County
West Virginia, USA

Blanton, Willard Franklin (Bob) of Whitesville WV died Saturday May 12, 1979 at his home after an apparent heart attack. He was born April 17, 1929 at Whitesville, a son of Mrs. Virtie Brown Blanton of Sylvester and the late Litchfield Blanton. He was an employee of the C&O Railroad and a member of the Brotherhood of United Transportation Union. Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife Drema French Blanton, three daughter, Mrs. Sherry Gwinn of Summersville WV and the Misses Tina and Gina Blanton both at home; seven sisters, Mrs Syrdah Meadows of Selma Calif, Mrs Frances McGhee of Whitesville, Mrs Carrie Morrision of Comfort WV, Mrs Maggie Taylor of Keith, WV. Mrs Norma Mancari of Sylvester, Mrs Mazella Stover and Mrs Linda Lotterman both of Middletown Del, a half-brother Ted Blanton of CoeBurn, Va, and one grandchild. 
Family links: 
  Litchfield B Blanton (1887 - 1953)
  Alvertia Marie Brown Blanton (1903 - 1983)
  Drema Lee French Hoffman (1930 - 2004)
  Inez Syredah Blanton Meadows (1923 - 1997)*
  Dorothy Blanton Simms (1925 - 1974)*
  A. Frances Blanton McGhee (1927 - 1981)*
  Willard Franklin Blanton (1929 - 1979)
  Norma Blanton Mancari (1936 - 2012)*
  Linda Blanton Jenkins (1947 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Pineview Cemetery
Boone County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Tina Blanton
Record added: May 06, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10922177
Willard Franklin Blanton
Added by: Tina Blanton
Willard Franklin Blanton
Added by: Tina Blanton
Willard Franklin Blanton
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- Belle
 Added: Aug. 13, 2005
Amazing grace, how sweet the sound... May God bless you and your loved ones throughout eternity.
- Rev. Carol Alspaugh Schleich
 Added: May. 20, 2005
Daddy, Mom is with you now. May you both find peace together. Love Tina
- Tina Blanton
 Added: May. 6, 2005

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