Hal Eugene Blanton, 90, of Lawndale, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Carolinas HealthCare System – Cleveland in Shelby. Born in Cleveland County on July 26, 1927 he was a son of the late James Blanton and Dolly Jefferies Blanton. He was a retired life insurance salesman having represented Coastal Plain Life Insurance Company and Southern Life Insurance Company. Hal was a member of Palm Tree United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Men, and the Senior Sunday School Class. … Read More » He also served in the US Army. Hal loved to work with wood, hunt, fish, and garden, but he truly enjoyed spending time with family. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Rachel Beam Blanton; two brothers, Hamp Blanton and Willard Blanton and three sisters, Edna Brackett, Pearl Daggerhart, and Fushia Lingerfelt. He is survived by his son, Mark Blanton and wife, Emily of Fallston; daughter, Debbie Ramsey of Shelby; brother, Jim Blanton and wife, Mary of Lawndale; three grandchildren, Jacob Blanton, Tammy Whelchel and husband, Michael and Nathan Walker and wife, Paige; six great grandchildren, Aron Walker, Carlee Ayers, Dalton Whelchel, Elana Whelchel, Bre Surratt, and Haven Blanchard; and three great great grandchildren, Sawyer and Pierce Walker and Noah Studyvance. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home, Fallston. The funeral service will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM at Palm Tree United Methodist Church, Lawndale, with the Revs. Cindy Nanney and Scott Owen officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Rose Hill Memorial Park, Fallston. Memorials may be made to Palm Tree United Methodist Church, PO Box 157, Lawndale, NC 28090 Condolences may be made online at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Hal Eugene Blanton 2018. Stamey Cherryville Funeral Home
Death notice for the town of: Cherryville, state: North Carolina