Elizabeth McConnell (Luety) Blankenship
Elizabeth McCONNELL (Luety) Blankenship, born Dec. 1869 &
died 1945 Widow of Albert Blankenship Dies Elizabeth M. Blankenship,
76, well known Kell resident died at 1 a.m. today in Salem Memorial
Hospital. She was the widow of Albert Blankenship who died in 1940.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Wells Chapel
Church. The body will be in state at the Osborne Funeral Home in
Kell. Mrs. Blankenship was the daughter of Azariah and Elizabeth
Leuty. She is survived by four daughters; Mrs. Daisy Simmons of
Kinmundy, Lucy and Irene of Mt. Vernon and Gwendolyn of Kell; and
five sons, Fred and William of Kell, Burrell of Shelbyville, Herman
of Detroit, and Wink of Mt. Vernon.
Submitted by: Heather Isbell
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: Thurs, Feb. 21, 1946
Submitted by: John R. Ball