Russell Blankenship
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Russell Blankenship

February 25, 1951 - February 01, 2012

Russell Blankenship

February 25, 1951 - February 01, 2012

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Obituary for Russell Blankenship

Russell Blankenship, Age 60, Hurley, Virginia passed away, Wednesday,
February 1, 2012 at his home.

Born February 25, 1951 in Buchanan County, he was the son of the late
Troy and Erma Cole Blankenship. He was formerly self employed with
B & B Paving Company.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 Brother, Troy
Arnold Blankenship, 3 sisters, Brenda Gail, Pearl and Shirl Blankenship and
1 Nephew Damon Blankenship.

SURVIVORS INCLUDE
His wife – Annie Blankenship of Hurley, Virginia
Son
Russell Lee Blankenship and wife Crystal of Oakwood, Virginia

Daughter
Trish Endicott and Fiancee Jeff Waynick of Vansant, Virginia
2 Granddaughters
Madison Elizabeth Blankenship and Adrianna Elise Blankenship
Sisters
Linda Blankenship & Husband Otis of Hurricane Creek, Kentucky
Debbie Slone & Husband Paul of Hurley, Virginia
Donna Estep and Husband Barry of Roanoke, Virginia
Brother
Robert Allen Blankenship & Wife Christy of Big Rock, Virginia
Also surviving are several Nieces and Nephews
Stephanie, Teresa, Linda, Amanda, Bobby, Gary, Alex, Erin and Braden

Funeral services for Russell Blankenship will be held on Sunday, February 5, 2012
At 2 PM at the Virginia Funeral Home Chapel at Grundy, Virginia with Kenny Jackson, Michael Casey and Willie Coleman officiating with burial to follow in the
Blankenship Cemetery at Hurley, Virginia.

The family will receive friends Friday evening at 6 PM at the Virginia Funeral Home
A service will be held at 7 PM both Friday and Saturday evening.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Barry Estep, Family and Friends.
Honorary Pallbearers will be the former employees of B & B Paving Company

Virginia Funeral Home of Grundy is in charge of arrangements.





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