Virgil Orbry Blankenship

Dec. 21, 1953 – Jan. 5, 2018

Virgil Orbry Blankenship

Dec. 21, 1953 – Jan. 5, 2018

 

Virgil Orbry Blankenship, 64, of Eufaula, passed this life on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. He was born on Dec. 21, 1953, in Marble City to Austin and Grace Blankenship.

Virgil enjoyed watching old movies and listening to music of all genres. He taught himself to play the guitar. He was also a truck driver for more than 25 years. His pride and joy were his three Boston terriers, Lady Bug, June Bug and Big Sister.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lorene and Donnie; and brothers, Jimmy Don, Marvin, Teddy and Lonnie.

Survivors include his brothers, Vernon Blankenship and Kathy of Moore, Leo Blankenship of Sallisaw and W.J. Blankenship and Cynthia of Tennessee; sister, Patsy Chmieleski and Danny of Moore; he is also survived by a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends.

Private services for Virgil are to be held at a later date. Condolences may be shared at www.MooreFuneralCremation.com.

Sequoyah County Times

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