Gerald Lee Blanton

NEWTON, North Carolina

Age 72

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Carolyn, I'm very saddened to hear of Gerald's passing. He was very dear to so many hearts and will be missed for sure. I have LOTS of "Carolina Mills Days" memories that include Gerald. I can remember very clearly the first time I met him. I was still a teen, working part time and a volunteer at the CM Rock Barn golf outing. He shuttled me to my post, FULL POWER on a golf cart, getting a kick out of the shocked look my face carried as I held on for dear life! It was a rather...

Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Shirley Lail Matthews, Virginia

So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers for the family. Carolyn Licurgo, Virginia

Kenneth and Nancy we are so sorry too hear about your Dad . Our love and prayers too you and your family.

we will keep you in our prayers, We are so saddened by Gerald's passing, Vince and Sharon Palazzo, Lake Hickory

A great man who will be missed dearly. I am so thankful that I got the pleasure to meet him, know him, and become friends.

My thoughts and prayers for the family.
Mildred Lail, Casar, N.C.

rest in peace, Gerald Richard and Louise Miller Hickory NC


Gerald's Obituaries

CONOVER-Gerald Lee Blanton, 72, of Conover, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Catawba Valley Medical Center.He was born Jan. 8, 1941, in Cleveland County to the late O.C. and Ruby Willis Blanton. He was retired from Carolina Mills after 32 years. Gerald was a member of Mt. Zion Lutheran...

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