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 Winnie Alice <I>Foley</I> Blankenship

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Winnie Alice Foley Blankenship

  • Birth 9 May 1888
  • Death 24 Aug 1973
  • Burial Russell County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 52047412

Mrs. Winnie Alice Blankenship died Friday, August 24, at her home in Russell Springs at the age of 85. She was married to John Beckham Smith, Joseph F. Merkley, and Nathan Blankenship, all having preceded her in death.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Agnes Beane, Russell Springs, and Mrs. Dorothy Estes, Bowling Green; one sister, Ada B. Van Ness, Brookville, Indiana; a half sister, Evelyn Cregar; a half brother, Lowell Foley, Russell Springs, four grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted at Rippetoe Funeral Home Sunday, August 26, by Bro. Ronald Davidson. Burial was in Old Friendship Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Richard Stephens, Robert Winningham, Jim Stephens, L.A. Bernard, Philip Combest and Hulon Cunningham.

Taken from the Times Journal.

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  • Maintained by: Judy Lynn
  • Originally Created by: Gladys Turner Dinkeloo
  • Added: 6 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52047412
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Winnie Alice Foley Blankenship (9 May 1888–24 Aug 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52047412, citing Old Friendship Cemetery, Russell County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Judy Lynn (contributor 47402250) .