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Brooks BLANKENSHIP Obituary
BLANKENSHIP, Brooks Brooks Blankenship, age 80, of McDonough, passed away on Saturday, November 25, 2017. He was born in Stockbridge, Georgia to the late William Arthur and Dolie Blankenship. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Betty Phillips. Mr. Blankenship was a member of Cruselle Freeman Church of the Deaf and an avid Georgia Tech fan. Brooks is survived by his spouse, Patricia Blankenship; children, Amy (Scott) Barnett of McDonough, GA, Sylvia (David) Bedgood of Oxford, GA; grandchildren, Kayla (Drew) Patterson of Jackson, GA, Jordan Barnett of McDonough, GA, Lylah Barnett of McDonough, GA, Tiffany (Anthony) Tullis of Locust Grove, GA; great-grandchildren, Jett Patterson, Averlee Patterson, Isabella Tullis and Emma Tullis; brothers, Gene (Barbara Jo) Blankenship of Conyers, GA and Russell (Patsy) Blankenship of Jackson, GA; Sophie, his four-legged friend; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Reverend Frank Osborne and Reverend Carter Bearden officiating. Interment will follow at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday, November 27, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Nov. 26 to Nov. 27, 2017
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