Grace Bridges Blanton, 85

Born: Mon., Feb. 26, 1934
Died: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019


5:00 PM to 6:15 PM, Tue., Oct. 22, 2019
Location: Corinth Baptist Church

Memorial Service

6:30 PM Tue., Oct. 22, 2019
Location: Corinth Baptist Church

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Mrs. Grace Bridges Blanton, 85, of Ellenboro, died Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Oakland Living Center.
She was the widow of Bobby Joe Blanton and a daughter of the late D.C. and Georgia Bridges. She was also preceded in death by siblings, Irene Melton, Donnis Melton, J.Z. Bridges, Guy Bridges, Bobby Bridges, Frances Bland, Jewell Padgett, Joyce London, Wray Drury, and Betty Black. Grace was a member of Corinth Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan Bradshaw  and husband Dale, of Ellenboro; her son, Shane Blanton of Bostic; her 2 sisters, Rheba Shirlen of Charlotte and Dorothy Jolley of Cliffside; there are 2 grandsons, Aaron Bradshaw of Fuquay-Varina, and Andrew Bradshaw of Ellenboro.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at 6:30 pm Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at Corinth Baptist Church. The Rev. Mike Conner and Rev. David Jendrey will officiate. Burial will be private in the Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery.
The Visitation will be from 5:00 pm until 6:15 pm Tuesday in the church prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Corinth Baptist Church, 767 Pinehurst Road, Ellenboro, NC 28040.
We would like to thank all of the staff at Oakland Living Center for the care, compassion, and love they have shown to our mom and our family.
Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.

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Georgia Murray Morris
   Posted Sun October 20, 2019
To ALL of the family. I DO remember her, but it's been a LONG time, since seeing her. May you find contentment in God's love and grace. My thoughts, love and prayers are with ALL of you!!

Scott and Sherrie Bostic, Bill and Mildred Brittain
   Posted Mon October 21, 2019
Sorry to hear of the passing of your sweet mother. May God comfort you during this time.

Steve and Linda McCurry
   Posted Mon October 21, 2019
Love and prayers to you as you go through this difficult time. We love and care for you.

veronica oscarson
   Posted Wed January 08, 2020
I miss you so very much Grace aka Gracie ,I'm so honored to help you at Oakland living center and so honored to have known you and spend my time with you gracie i love you and i miss you

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