Joe B. Blanton
From , Ruth Walsh
Whitewright Sun, Aug. 15, 1957
JOE B. BLANTON
J.B. (Joe) Blanton ,84 ,of 8402 Detroit street, Houston,
died on Aug. 8,
after a long illness. He was buried at Sabinal last Saturday.
Mr. Blanton was a retired farmer. He lived in
the Whitewright community
before moving to Sabinal where he lived for many years. Son
of the late
T.J. Blanton, he was born northeast of Whitewright.
Surviving are three daughters and two soon, Also three
Blanton of Sherman, T.B. Blanton of Whitewright and B.F. Blanton
and two sisters, Mrs. Grace McLean of Albuquerque, N.M., and Mrs.
Layman of Whitewright. (RESEARCH NOTE: Josiah B. Blanton was
the son of Thomas Jefferson Blanton and Louisa Jane Locke. He was
the grandson of
Josiah Blanton and Lucy Westbrook. He was married to the former
Virginia Collins, who died July 29, 1947.)
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