|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1914|
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 2004|
Published Mon, Oct 18, 2004
Maude "Skipper" Rampey Blitch, 90, widow of Melvin Blitch, died Sunday, Oct. 17, 2004, at Bay View Nursing Center.
Mrs. Blitch was born Sept. 30, 1914, in Anderson, a daughter of Dessie Pruitt Rampy and John Will Rampey.
As a teenager, she was voted "Healthiest Girl in Anderson County.": She was a volunteer for the Red Cross during World War II, a member and former president of Opti-mrs Club of Savannah, member and former president of Moose Club Auxiliary of Savannah, and a member of St. Helena's Episcopal Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Nancy Schaaf of Beaufort and Sally Winship of Lee's Summit, Mo.; four grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2004 at Copeland Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2004, at the E. C. Copeland Memorial Chapel. Interment will be at 1:30 p.m. at Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah, Georgia.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to St. Helena's Episcopal Church, Post Office Box 1043, Beaufort, S.C. 29901.
Copeland Funeral Home is in charg
Melvin St. John Blitch (1912 - 1967)*
Created by: Juanita Goolsby Langston
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
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