|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1853|
|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1926|
The Eugene Guard newspaper
Eugene, Lane County, Oregon
Saturday, October 23, 1926
NATIVE OF OREGON DIES IN THIS CITY
Mrs. Rebecca Ellen Blanton, 78, widow of Isaac Blanton, died today at the home of her daughter, Nora Blanton, 1347 High street, after a brief illness.
She was preceded in death by her husband on January 26, this year, following the celebration of their golden wedding anniversary, November 8, 1925.
Mrs. Blanton was a native of Oregon, born in Marion county in 1853 and had resided in this state her entire lifetime. She was a member of the First Christian church of Eugene.
Survivors include the following: Five daughters, Mrs. G.W. Briggs, Miss Nora Blanton, Mrs. Harry Taylor, all of Eugene; Mrs. R.W. Huff and Mrs. Floyd Griffen of Portland; five sons, E.F., J.W. and M.A. Blanton, of this city; I.N. Blanton of Oakridge and G.H. Blanton of Portland. There are also 25 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren surviving.
Funeral arrangements have not been completed, and will be announced later from the Veatch chapel. ~~END~~
John Perry Anderson (1835 - 1921)
Sarah Jane Havens Anderson (1833 - 1901)
Isaac Blanton (1842 - 1926)*
Mary Effie Blanton Briggs (1877 - 1961)*
Edward "Frank" Franklin Blanton (1878 - 1963)*
Nellie Jane Blanton Huff (1880 - 1957)*
Deliah Ora Belle Blanton Taylor (1882 - 1943)*
John William Blanton (1883 - 1954)*
Isaac Blanton (1885 - 1963)*
Nora E. Blanton Wray (1887 - 1973)*
Marion Alfred Blanton (1894 - 1979)*
Neva Myrtle Blanton Johnson (1895 - 1920)*
Rebecca Ellen Anderson Blanton (1853 - 1926)
James E. Anderson (1860 - 1920)*
Harvey William Anderson (1861 - 1938)*
Louisa Ann Anderson Blanton (1863 - 1933)*
Amy Frances Anderson Garrett (1868 - 1925)*
Letha May Anderson Bolar (1873 - 1946)*
Flora I. Anderson Beeson (1875 - 1958)*
Ora Della Anderson Johnson (1877 - 1951)*
Maintained by: Tami K.
Originally Created by: Kathy Heath
Record added: Jul 03, 2002
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