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Information for Ollie Robertson Blanton
16 January, 1915
  29 April, 1985
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Ollie Blanton

     Private family graveside services for Ollie Blanton, 87, of Nampa, who died Monday, April 29, in a Nampa hospital will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
     The Rev. Vernon L. Wilcox of the First Church of the Nazarene, Nampa, will officiate.
     Mrs. Blanton was born Jan. 16, 18989, in Indian Territory, Okla., to Benjamin F. and Sarah Schlictel Robertson.
     She married J.C. Blanton on Jan. 16, 1915, in Claremore, Okla.  They made their home in Oklahoma until moving to Nampa in 1923 where she has since resided.  Mr. Blanton died in 1958.
     She is survived by two sons, Frank Blanton of Nampa and J. Charles Blanton of Boise;  three daughters, Cleo T. Udy of Bountiful, Utah, Laura Mae Lyons of Eugene, Ore., and Arletta M. Layton of Pendleton. Ore.; a sister, Mildred Snowball, of Westwood, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
     Her parents, four sisters and one grandchild preceded her in death.
     Memorials may be made to the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene Memorial Fund or to a favorite charity.
     Arrangements are under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.