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|Henry David "Dave" Blanton, Jr|
|Birth: ||Dec. 12, 1948|
|Death: ||May 7, 2011|
Henry David Blanton, Jr., of Hurtsboro, Alabama, was born in Columbus, Georgia, on December 12, 1948, and died in an auto accident in Cordele, Georgia, on May 7, 2011. He was the son of the late Henry D. Blanton and Grace G. Blanton. David made his living catching cattle and competing in rodeos throughout the southeast. Later in life he produced team ropings from West Virginia to Florida. Finally he was a quail hunting guide until the year of his death. David was a loving father and grandfather who was admired by friends and family alike. He is survived by two sons Dave (Stephanie) Blanton and Rick Blanton of Society Hill; mother Grace G. Blanton; sister Linda (Donnie) Thurlow of Madisonville, Louisiana; two grandsons Hank and Hunter Blanton; and several cousins, aunts and nephews. Graveside services will be Monday, May 9, 2011, at Society Hill Baptist Cemetery at 11:00 A.M. Rev. Mark Carlock will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to your church. Corbitt's Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Henry David Blanton (1924 - 1993)
Society Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Walt Blanton
Record added: Oct 18, 2011
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