Mayford Lee Blankenship
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BLANKENSHIP, MAYFORD LEE, age 79 of Madisonville, went home to be with the Lord Thursday morning, February 9, 2023. He was greatly loved and will be deeply missed. He was a member of 411 Chapel Baptist Church. He was a singer for the Lord, bluegrass musician, farmer and coon hunter. He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer and Johnnie Blankenship. Survivors: include his sons and daughters-in-law, Timothy Lee (Debbie) Blankenship, Gregory Alan (Evelyn Ann) Blankenship, all of Vonore; grandchildren, Dalton (Mattie), Dawson (Ivee), and Donavon, all of Loudon, Megan Lea (Ryan Cole) Patterson, of Maryville, Lucas Alan Blankenship, of Vonore; 2 great grandchildren, Bo and Bryer, of Loudon. Special thanks to Tom Clemmer, Tony Curtis, Tommy Self, Roland Ward and Mike White. The graveside service and interment will be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday at Lakeside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lakeside Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery Fund. Arrangements by Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Madisonville.