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Willis Joe Blankenship
Birth: Jul. 21, 1924
Clay County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 2004
Towns County
Georgia, USA

My cousin Joe was a native and life-long resident of Clay County. Joe was the son of the late William and Bertha Parker Blankenship. He was a veteran of World War II proudly serving in the United States Army in the Pacific Theatre. Joe was a retired carpenter and farmer, and attended the Tusquittee Church of God. Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Muriel Doyle Blankenship; a daughter, Patricia Stamey and her husband, Sam of Hayesville; three sons, Henry Blankenship and his wife, Glenda of Calamet, WA, William Howard Blankenship, and Charles Blankenship and his wife, Shirlee all of Hayesville; two sisters, Josephine Gibson, and Laura Faye Hall, both of Hayesville; and 11 grandchildren and five great grandchildren adn a great great grandson. Joe was laid to rest on July 9, 2004 in the Union Hill Cemetery with full Military honors. Joe was a very loving and giving person and was well liked by all who knew him. 
Family links: 
  William Blankenship (1879 - 1954)
  Bertha Parker Blankenship (1890 - 1978)
  Laura Fay Blankenship Hall (1915 - 2007)*
  James Arthur Blankenship (1918 - 1992)*
  Thomas Earl Blankenship (1920 - 1993)*
  Oral Alvin Blankenship (1922 - 1999)*
  Willis Joe Blankenship (1924 - 2004)
  Josephine Blankenship Gibson (1926 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Union Hill Cemetery
Clay County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Uncle Albert
Record added: Aug 22, 2004
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Willis Joe Blankenship
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Willis Joe Blankenship
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Willis Joe Blankenship
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- R I P
 Added: Oct. 30, 2015

- In Loving Memory
 Added: Jan. 26, 2015

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