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Melvina Angeline Jeffreys Blankenship
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1883
Death: Nov. 23, 1968
Lawrence County
Alabama, USA

Melvina was the daughter of E.A. Jeffreys and Margaret Hocut Jeffreys.
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Times Daily - November 24, 1968

Mrs. Blankenship

Mrs. Melvina Angeline Blankenship, 85, Town Creek, Rt. 3, died Saturday at 6:10 a.m. at the residence.

Services will be conducted today at 2:30 p.m. from Providence Baptist Church by Rev. Elmer Fowler and Rev. Floyd Parker. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery, Elliott Funeral Home of Moulton directing.

Surviving are six daughters, Mrs. Jesse Stewart, Mrs. Claudie Briley, Mrs. Howard Bradford, Mrs. Travis Kirby, Mrs. A.P. Scoggins, Jr., Mrs. Hollis Kirby; a son, Ralph Blankenship, 29 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.

Bearers will be Ruel Scoggins, Floyd Scoggins, Woody Jeffreys, Wade Vines, Larry Crumpton, Gordon Parker.

The body will be at the residence until being placed in the church one hour prior to services. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah A. Jeffreys (1832 - 1907)
  Margaret Jeffreys (1838 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Newton Blankenship (1885 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Nolia Elsie Blankenship Stewart (1909 - 1997)*
  Ora V Blankenship Briley (1911 - 2001)*
  Margaret Aulcie Blankenship Bradford (1913 - 2000)*
  Berchie Lee Blankenship Kerby (1915 - 2007)*
  Azilee Blankenship Scoggins (1919 - 2008)*
  Hazel Blankenship Kerby (1921 - 2008)*
  Ralph Clifford Blankenship (1925 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wallace Jeffreys (1862 - 1935)*
  Mary Ann Jeffreys (1864 - 1951)*
  Sarah M. Jeffreys (1867 - 1951)*
  Andrew Jackson Jeffreys (1869 - 1937)*
  Monroe Jeffreys (1872 - 1925)*
  Reuheme Carolyn Jeffreys (1876 - 1951)*
  Lucendy Jane Jeffreys (1879 - 1938)*
  Melvina Angeline Jeffreys Blankenship (1883 - 1968)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Providence Cemetery
Lawrence County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: WSalmond
Record added: May 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37715697
 

REST IN PEACE..
- SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
 Added: Mar. 21, 2010
 
 
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