|Birth: ||Feb. 29, 1920|
|Death: ||Aug. 11, 1998|
Obituary from The Shelby Star, date published unknown.
Kenneth Blanton, Sr. - Lattimore- Mr. Kenneth Hewitt Blanton, Sr., 78, of 3740 Artee Road, died Tuesday, Aug 11, 1998, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
A native of Cleveland County, he was the son of the late John Smauel and Garva Harrill Blanton. He was self-employed as the owner-operator of Blanton Plumbing, and was a member of Lattimore Baptist Church, where he was a charter choir member, a member of Berean Sunday School Class and served as a deacon. He was a graduate og Lattimore High School.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Cabaniss Blanton of the home; a son, Kenneth Hewitt Blanton, Jr. of Lattimore; a daughter, Jane Blanton Moor of Smyrna, Del.; three brothers, John Blanton Jr of Beaufort, Harrill "Bus" Blanton and Robert E "Bob" Blanton, both of Lattimore; three sisters, Beatrix B. Ramey of Lattimore, Annette Blanton Cline of Marion, and Sarah Blanton Dedmond of Shelby; seven grandchildren, Michael Blanton, Chris Blanton, Kenneth Hewitt Blanton, III, Andy Blanton, Jennifer Smith, Matthew Moor and Alex Moor; three great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Lattimore Baptist Church with Dr. Max Burgin officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Family Life Center of Lattimore Baptist Church, 303 Peachtree Road, Lattimore, NC 28089
Cleveland Funeral Servicee is in charge of arrangements.
John Samuel Blanton (1889 - 1947)
Garva Ella Harrill Blanton (1891 - 1985)
Elizabeth Cabaniss Blanton (1922 - 2015)*
Jesse Miles Blanton (1912 - 1912)*
Jenny Beatrix Blanton Ramey (1913 - 2007)*
Annette Blanton Cline (1915 - 2007)*
John S Blanton (1918 - 2000)*
Kenneth Hewitt Blanton (1920 - 1998)
Lattimore Baptist Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Sharon & Jackie
Record added: Jan 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24034649
• "Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you." - Deuteronomy 31:6|
Nita Blanton Blount, Summerville, SC
Added: Nov. 9, 2012
Rest in Peace Ken. Till we meet again old friend.|
Added: Jan. 11, 2010
May your rest be peaceful...|
Added: Jan. 19, 2008