Betty Blankenship (11-16-13) service 11-18-13
Betty Grimes Blankenship, 79, of Savannah, died on Saturday, Nov. 16. She was born in Savannah, the daughter of Willie Banks Hollins and the late Richard Hollins. She was united in marriage to Wally D. Blankenship, who survives.
Mrs. Blankenship was a homemaker. She visited services at Trinity Full Gospel Church.
Services were held on Monday, Nov. 18, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Jason Collins officiating. Burial followed at Mount Hermon Cemetery in Hardin County.
In addition to her husband, Wally of Savannah, she is survived by her son, Tommy C. Grimes of Savannah; one grandchild; two greatgrandchildren; her mother, Willie Hollins of Fayetteville, Tenn.; two sisters, Robbie Beech of Huntsville, Ala. and Dolly Conner of Savannah and brother, James Hollins of Fayetteville, Tenn.
In addition to her father she was preceded in death by her first husband, Alfred Jr. Grimes, one daughter, Shelia Grimes Rusk and one sister, Becky Stanfill.