|Birth: ||Feb. 17, 1903|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 1990|
Christie Eleanor Harrison Blizzard, 87, died at 8:30 AM Monday, Nov. 19, 1990, in Miller's Merry Manor nursing home in Logansport. Born near Orleans on Feb. 17, 1903, she lived in Lafayette most of her life except for a short time that she lived in Logansport. She had been a resident of the manor since 1984. She was a graduate of Jefferson High School. She married William A. Blizzard on Sept. 23, 1954, in Lafayette; he died June 4, 1980.
Mrs. Blizzard was a florist at McKinney's Flowers in Lafayette for several years, and while living in Logansport, she worked at Pleasant Hill Green House.
She attended Linnwood Church of Christ in Lafayette.
Surviving are a son, William H. Benge of Lafayette; five daughters, Geneva (Mrs. Calvin) Cobb of Aurora, CO, Mrs. Elizabeth Canady, Helen (Mrs. John) O'Neill, both of Sacramento, CA, Shirley (Mrs. Don) Sherman of Georgetown, IL, and Jane (Mrs. Jack) Bell of Logansport; eight step-children; a sister, Margaret (Mrs. Lyman) Hendrix of Lafayette; 28 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and two
great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons and two grandsons. Burial will be at Rest Haven Memorial Park.
--Lafayette Journal & Courier, Tue 11/20/1990
Christopher Columbus Harrison (1873 - 1948)
Martha Susan Harrison Harrison (1884 - 1919)
William A. Blizzard (1891 - 1980)
John E. Haley (1885 - 1953)*
Bill Benge (1905 - 1954)*
William Harrison Benge (1924 - 1991)*
James I Benge (1927 - 1985)*
Donald L. Benge (1929 - 1984)*
Christie Eleanor Harrison Blizzard (1903 - 1990)
Edmond Parker Harrison (1904 - 1977)*
Rest Haven Memorial Park
Plot: BLOC7 Lot 46 Grave 6
Created by: Ruth Kay
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50059289