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Todd Lee Blanton

August 23, 1971 ~ June 21, 2020 (age 48)

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     Todd Blanton, age 48, of Ellenboro, passed on Sunday, June 21, 2020.

     Todd was born August 23, 1971 in Rutherford County, to Ronald Lee Blanton and Phyllis Terry Blanton, of Six Points.  Todd loved God and was of the Baptist faith, he loved fishing, camping, four wheeling, NASCAR and the Carolina Panthers.  Todd was a very caring, selfless loving father and brother and will be dearly missed.

    He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Martha “Maw T” and Bill Terry, Grady and Blanche Blanton.

     In addition to his parents, those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife, Lori Hoyle Blanton of the home; daughter, Camilla Blanton of Mooresboro; step-daughter, Elizabeth Bradley; step-son, John Bradley of Ellenboro; sister, April Webb of Ellenboro, and a former brother-in-law Wayne Webb; grandchildren, Gracie Blanton, Brylan Brittain, John Dean Bradley; nieces, Morgan and Olivia Webb.

    The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at the Harrelson Funeral Chapel with Reverend Sam Henderson officiating. Interment will follow in Plainview Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the funeral home.

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June 25, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Funeral Service (US, Forest City, NC)

Funeral Service
June 25, 2020

2:00 PM
Harrelson Funeral Chapel (Forest City, NC, US Hwy 221A Forest City)

June 25, 2020

4:00 PM
Plainview Baptist Church
389 J.M. Lovelace Rd.
Ellenboro, NC 28040

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