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Leighman "Jack" Blanks

September 19, 1925 August 31, 2018
Leighman "Jack" Blanks
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Obituary for Leighman "Jack" Blanks

Leighman “Jack” Blanks, 92, of 250 Alpine Dr., Danville, VA passed away on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, at his residence. He was born on Sept. 19, 1925, to Swanson and Meitha Blanks.

Jack was the oldest of six children and leaves behind his loving wife Jean Bradshaw Blanks; his daughter Phyllis Acker; his stepson Steve Weeks; his granddaughter Ashley Acker; his sister Barbara Taylor; and 7 nieces and 2 nephews.

Jack was a veteran of the United States Navy. He worked 28 years at Danville Traction & Power Company, then later retired from Dan River Mills. Jack was a faithful member of the Lighthouse Bible Church for 38 years where he attended regularly until his health failed.

The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel. The memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. with Pastor W.L. Wade officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial donations be made to SOVAH Hospice, 706 E. Church St., Ste B, Martinsville, VA 24112.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Blanks family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.


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Receiving of Friends

Monday

3

Sep

1:00 PM 9/3/2018 1:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 Virginia
United States

Memorial Service

Monday

3

Sep

2:00 PM 9/3/2018 2:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 Virginia
United States

Memorial Contribution

SOVAH Hospice

706 E. Church St.
Martinsville, VA 24112
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