Dorothy  Blanton


Dorothy Mae Blanton, age 92, of Bryan Drive, Corbin, Kentucky passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019 at her home.
She was born on May 28, 1926 in Harlan, Kentucky to the late Thomas and Lilly (Dash) Moore. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clifford Blanton; sisters, Mary Young and Sara Hall; and brothers, Curt Moore, James Moore, William Moore, Rank Moore, Clifford Moore, Thomas Moore, Jr., and two infant brothers.
She is survived by her children, Arlis Blanton (Edna) of Williamsburg, Carl Blanton (Monica) of Cincinnati, OH, Peggy Burris (Richard) of Corbin, Patricia Blanton (Lin Pray) of Monterey, VA, David Grant Blanton (Donna) of West Palm Beach, FL, and Brenda Blanton (Roger Lindsey) of Hillsboro, OH; 18 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; four sisters, Cora Terlinde of Corbin, Shirley Hash of Corbin, Banty Wiener of Union, KY, and Ellen Wells of Corbin; brother, Denver Moore of London; several nieces and nephews; great nieces and great nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Croley Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Gillert officiating. Following the Service she will be laid to rest in the Monhollen Cemetery in Corbin.
Condolences may be made to the family at
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.
Published on May 12, 2019
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