Funeral services for Charles Edwin "Buddy" Blanton, age 67, of Unionville were held at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Randall Harmon officiating. Burial followed in Willow Mount Cemetery. Mr. Blanton passed Friday Nov. 23, 2012 in a Nashville hospital.
Visitation began at 12 noon Sunday at the funeral home.
A native of Bedford County, he was the son of the late Ed Lee Blanton and Lorien Seibers Blanton and was preceded in death by sister Marylin McCarty, brother William Blanton, beloved cousin Jimmy Seibers. Buddy worked as a painter and as a welder and was an avid red horse fisherman.
Survivors; wife Pamela Blanton of Unionville, children, Sandra M. Cook, Chuck Blanton, Jr., Shelly Gibson, Curtis Blanton, Chris Robinson, Chasity Robinson and Candice Turberbill siblings; Helen Lee, Peggy Warren, Tricia McKoon, Bobby Blanton, Shirley Lloyd, Linda Lentz, Betty Stafford, Darlene Stafford, Debie Whitfield, Connie Hunnley, cousins Bossy and Junior Seibers, friend Laverty White.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.