Earl Blakenship

Earl Blakenship

Male 1896 - 1986  (89 years)

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  • Name Earl Blakenship 
    Born 14 Oct 1896  Sherman, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Feb 1986  Olney, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I60929  Casburn Family
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2019 

    Family Stella Aleene Terrell,   b. 1 Feb 1906, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1996, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1924  Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Bef Dec 1925  Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 25 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F5255  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Earl Blakenship
    Earl Blakenship

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    • Funeral services for Earl Blankenship, 89, of Newcastle will be held Thursday (today) at 2 pm in Lunn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev Bob Eggers, pastor of the Metroplex Baptist Church, officiating. He died February 11, in a local hospital.

      Blankenship was born October 14, 1896, in Sherman. He and Irene Maples Byrd were married August 2, 1941, in Handley. he was a retired farmer and had lived in Newcastle since 1910. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church.

      Survivors include his wife; four daughters, Anita Rogers of Fort Worth, Joyce Sweeney, Janice Atchley, and Sandra Earlene Smith, all of Bedford; two sons, Raymond Blankenship of Spokane, Wash, and Herman Byrd of Fort Worth; one sister, Maud Morgan of Olney; thirteen grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.

      Burial will be in the True Cemetery under direction of Lynn Funeral Home.