Alice E. Blankenship

April 29, 1926 - November 10, 2021

Alice E. Blankenship, 95, of Lumberton, died Wednesday, November 10, 2021.  She was born on April 29, 1926, in Votaw, Texas, to Carrie Musgrove Bean and Hudson Bean.

Mrs. Blankenship was an excellent cook, gardener, seamstress, and role model mother.  She will be remembered for her love of the Lord and putting God first in her life.  She loved her family dearly and was a caregiver to all.

Survivors include her son, Terry Blankenship and his wife, JoAnn, of Lumberton; daughter, Renee Baccigalopi and her husband, Nick, of Ragley, Louisiana; grandchildren, James Blankenship, Jr. and his wife, Shannon, Kristin Fancher and her husband, Brad, Stacie Elliott and her husband, Kenneth, Whitany Acheson and her husband, Bill, Cody and Colton Parsley; blessed with three bonus grandchildren; great-grandchildren, Brayden, Jase, Tristan, JoAnna, James, Kadyn, Tripp, Teal, and Tanny; also blessed with nine bonus great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.  She is preceded in death by her parents; husband of fifty-seven years, Ed Blankenship; brothers, O’Neal, Vernon, and David Bean; and sisters, Minnie Hanley, Eva Kennedy, Evelyn Warren, and Ebbie Brackin.

A gathering of Mrs. Blankenship’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee.  Her funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., November 17, 2021, at Broussard’s, with her interment to follow at Votaw Cemetery, Votaw, Texas.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • November 16, 2021
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Funeral Service

Broussard’s Mortuary Silsbee
  • 490, Cemetery Road, Silsbee, Texas, 77656,
  • November 17, 2021
  • 10:00 am


Votaw Cemetery
  • , , Votaw, TX, 77376,
  • November 17, 2021

Comments (2)

    Cheryl J Bean says:

    Sorry I didn’t know. Her dad was my great uncle. Good folks for sure.
    Prayers for family and friends.

    Chuck & Ethel Prater says:

    Ed and Alice were Christian examples and dear friends.
    May you have comfort knowing they are at rest.

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