In memory of
Thomas E. Blankenship
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In memory of
Thomas E. Blankenship
age 87 of Bessemer passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019. He was a member of Shepherd of the Valley Presbyterian Church in McCalla. He served in the US Navy on the Underwater Demolition Team (Navy Seal) during the Korean War. He was retired from US Steel after 35 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Kathryn Blankenship; two daughters, Vicky Jamison and Terri Piatt; one son Michael Blankenship; two grandchildren, Houston and Abby Piatt; one great grand daughter Kai Salze; several extended family members and a host of friends. The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 10 am until 11 am at the McCalla Memorial Funeral Home with services to begin at 11 am in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at the Alabama National Cemetery.
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McCalla Memorial Funeral Home
4780 Letson Farms Pkwy
Mc Calla, AL 35111
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In memory of
Thomas E. Blankenship
age 87 of Bessemer passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019. He was a member of Shepherd of the Valley Presbyterian Church in McCalla. He served in the US Navy on the Underwater Demolition Team (Navy Seal) during the Korean War. He was retired from US Steel after 35 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Kathryn Blankenship; two daughters, Vicky Jamison and Terri Piatt; one son Michael Blankenship; two grandchildren, Houston and Abby Piatt; one great grand daughter Kai Salze; several extended family members and a host of friends. The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 10 am until 11 am at the McCalla Memorial Funeral Home with services to begin at 11 am in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at the Alabama National Cemetery.
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Services Provided By
McCalla Memorial Funeral Home
4780 Letson Farms Pkwy
Mc Calla, AL 35111
Past Services ╲╱
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