Faye Blanton, age 85, widow of Melvin Blanton, passed away at the UK Hospice Care Center on July 26, 2019.
Faye was born in Paintsville, Kentucky on October 29, 1933, a daughter of the late Willie and Haley (Redford) Spencer.
Faye is survived by 3 sons; Garry (Diana) Blanton of Owensboro, KY, Jerry (Lilah) Blanton and Melvin Junior Blanton, both of Salt Lick, KY, 2 daughters; Shirley (Sandy) Blanton of Winter Park, Florida and Debbie Botner of Beattyville, KY, 2 brothers; Eddie (Jo Ann) Spencer of Florence, KY and Bobby Ray (Sharla) Spencer of Van Lear, KY, 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren and many other family members and friends.
Faye was proceeded in death by her parents, Willie and Haley Spencer, her husband, Melvin Blanton, one son and daughter in law, Larry Joe and Sandy Blanton, 2 brothers, Lonnie and Billy Spencer.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at the Booneville Funeral Home in Booneville, KY.
Graveside services will be held Monday, July 29, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Williams-Blanton Family Cemetery in Paintsville, KY, with Jerry Meek officiating, where she will be laid to rest next to her husband. To leave the family a special message please visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.