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Carter Blanton (7-31-20)

Carter Blanton, 66, of Savannah, died on Friday, July 31. He was born in Hardin County, the son of the late Cletious and Pearl E. Palasxo Blanton. He was united in marriage to Cynthia Beavers, who survives. Mr. Blanton held many positions throughout his life, including repo man, painting houses, tree and lawn service, and had also been caretaker of Savannah Cemetery. In addition to his wife, Cynthia Blanton of Savannah, he is survived by his children, Charoni Blanton, Pearl Barnes, Billy Blanton, Tonya Qualls, and Bryant Jent, all of Savannah; three grandchildren; brothers, Thomas Blanton and Billy Blanton, both of Savannah; and a sister, Linda Ridgell of Savannah. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Wanda Wilkins. A private memorial service is being held.