1941 — 2021
Mary West Blanchard, 79, of Brenham, passed away on May 1, 2021. Graveside services will be at Oaklawn Cemetery in Somerville, Texas at 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 8, 2021. Viewing will be at Memorial Oaks Chapel, from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Noon prior to the graveside. Mary Ann West was born on July 21, 1941, to parents George Dewey West and Ottie Marie (Ferguson) West. She grew up in the Sebastian area with her siblings. She graduated from Lyford High School. On June 10, 1961, Mary was united in marriage to Robert James "Bobby" Blanchard in San Benito, Texas. Bobby's career in the military took them to many places in the States and abroad. Mary cared for their children, Robert, Linda, and...