Betty Jo Blankenship


Betty Jo Blankenship, 89, of Whites Creek, Catlettsburg, Ky., passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Trinity Station Retirement Community in Flatwoods, Ky.
Mrs. Blankenship was born September 25, 1929, in Ashland, Ky., to the late Harold T. and Brizia Frazier Barney.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Blankenship was preceded in death by her loving husband, Francis R. Blankenship; a brother, Harold M. Barney; and a special friend, Allen Collier.
Mrs. Blankenship was a 1947 graduate of Ashland High School and a Business Manager for the Ashland Community and Technical College where she retired in 1989, after 42 years of service.
Mrs. Blankenship is survived by one brother, Gerald (Helen) Barney and two sisters, Clara Shepherd and Mary Fay (Paul) Newsome all of Ashland, Ky.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, Ky. Burial will follow at Ashland Cemetery in Ashland, Ky.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Betty's honor to Community Hospice (1480 Carter Ave, Ashland, KY 41101).
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4 posts

Karen Speer
Jul 25, 2019
I’m so sorry for your loss. I work at Trenity Station. She was such a sweet woman. Praying for her family
Bob and Elva Harper
Jul 23, 2019
Sorry for your loss. Aunt Betty will truly be missed. We loved her.
Jerri Barney
Jul 23, 2019
Will miss Aunt Betty and think of her often
Kay wade Simpson
Jul 23, 2019
So sorry for your loss.