Sep., 1922 Scotland Neck Halifax County North Carolina, USA
Dec. 26, 2010 Jacksonville Duval County Florida, USA
Daisy B. Blankenship went home to her heavenly father on Sunday, December 26 after a brief illness. Daisy was born in September 1922 in Scotland Neck, NC. to the late Paul and Pearl Hale.
Daisy was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years Sidney Blankenship.
Daisy was co-owner of C & B oil company for many years and worked in the office as well as book keeper. Daisy was a loving and devoted wife and mother throughout her life.
She is survived by two sisters, Elsie Gordon and Barbara Whitehead, three children, Frank (Tonja), David (Connie) and Kathy Boxsom (Joe), six grandchildren, Greg, Troy, Matt, Wesley, Jason and Rachel and six great-grandchildren.
Daisy will be sorely missed by her family and friends but we all know she is in the arms of our Lord today.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 PM. Wednesday, December 29, in the Chapel of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin.
The funeral services will be held in the same location on Thursday December 30, 2010 at 11:00 AM with burial to follow at Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Mandarin Baptist Church in Daisy's memory.
Services will be conducted by Dr. Dan Davis and arrangements are under the care and direction of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, Fl. 32223 www.hgmandarin.com
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