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Boyd W Blankenship
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1926
Leland
Nez Perce County
Idaho, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 2005
Vernon
British Columbia, Canada

Obituary
Lewiston Morning Tribune, Idaho

Boyd Wesley Blankenship, 78, of Vernon, British Columbia, Canada, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2005, at Vernon.
Boyd was born to Roy and Lulabelle Blankenship July 12, 1926, at Leland. He grew up in Bedrock Canyon near Leland. He attended schools at Welker and Southwick.

He married Norma Lorine Gephart May 3, 1946.
He worked in various sawmills in this area. In 1967 they moved to Prince George, British Columbia, Canada, from Orofino. From there they moved to Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada, where they owned and operated a restaurant. They later retired at Vernon.

Boyd is survived by his wife, Norma; a daughter, Shirley Chappel of Prince George; a son, Thomas Blankenship of Penticton, British Columbia, Canada; a brother, John T. Blankenship of Lewiston; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a baby sister, Caribel; and a brother, Edwin Blankenship of North Carolina.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Bethel Funeral Home at Vernon.

NOTE: Father's name is John Roy Blankenship and mother's name is Luda Hewett Blankenship 
 
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 Parents:
  John Roy Blankenship (1884 - 1968)
  Luda Hewett Blankenship (1895 - 1949)
 
 Siblings:
  Harold E Blankenship (1924 - 2002)*
  Boyd W Blankenship (1926 - 2005)
  Carribell Blankenship (1931 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vernon Cemetery
Vernon
North Okanagan Regional District
British Columbia, Canada
Plot: Ashes are buried in Urn
 
Created by: Cindy Tucker Walton
Record added: Nov 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100284558
Boyd W Blankenship
Added by: Cindy Tucker Walton
 
Boyd W Blankenship
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- Cindy Tucker Walton
 Added: Nov. 6, 2012
 
 
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