BLANTON, MRS. HELEN FAYE SUMMERS - age 81, of Rockwood, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014. Mrs. Blanton was a lifelong member of North Rockwood Baptist Church in Rockwood. She served as a nursery attendant at the church for many years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by parents, Orton and Birdie Mae Summers; along with several brothers and sisters. She is survived by husband, Martin R. Blanton of Rockwood, TN; son, Buddy Blanton (Gail) of Rockwood, TN; daughters, Alice Clark (Charlie) of Rockwood, TN, Jane Morgan (Preston) of Rockwood, TN; eleven grandchildren, Jennifer Collins (Chris), David Morgan, Aaron Morgan, Olivia Morgan, Daniel Morgan, Olivia Helton, Travis Blanton, Jessica Blanton, Missy Mathis (Chris), Elizabeth Chrissy Massengale (Eric), Leslie Clark; four great grandchildren, Kristin Collins, Taylor Collins, Sophia Treadway, Maddox Treadway; sister, Vivian Boles of Spring City, TN; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; host of friends in the Rockwood Community. Funeral and visitation arrangements are as follows: Monday, April 28, 2014, at North Rockwood Baptist Church in Rockwood, Tennessee, family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Funeral service will be at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Ben Whittenbarger and Rev. Daniel Morgan officiating. Interment and concluding services will be on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Rockwood, Tennessee. Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the family of Mrs. Helen Faye Summers Blanton.


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Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on Apr. 27, 2014