Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Bernard L. (Rabbit) Blanford, age 78, of Smith Mill

 

2sunsetHENDERSON, KY - Bernard L. (Rabbit) Blanford, age 78, of Smith Mills, passed away, Wednesday, December 7, 2011, at his home under St. Anthony's Hospice care.

He was a loving husband, father, and Papaw. He was a retired farmer, and a member of Moose Lodge #732.

Mr. Blanford was preceded in death by his parents Bernard and Mamie Blanford, two half sisters Virginia Tischenor and Mary Blanford, and one great granddaughter Emma Marie Gray.

Survivors include: Wife of 59 years: Juanita Blanford Smith Mills, KY; 1 Son: Lewis Bernard Blanford and companion Ron Christian Henderson, KY; 5 Daughters: Bernie McGaha and companion Bob Grimes Smith Mills, KY, Needie Babb and husband Calvin Smith Mills, KY, Mary Hudnall and husband Jerry Smith Mills, KY, Robin Givens and husband Dale Little Dixie, KY, Monie Beck and husband Scott Little Dixie, KY; 18 Grandchildren; 35 Great Grandchildren

Funeral Services will be conducted at 10:00 AM, Friday, December 9, 2011 at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home, Henderson, KY. Rev. Don House will officiate. Burial will be in Smith Mills Cemetery, Smith Mills, KY.

Friends may call from 2:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday and from 9:00 AM until service time on Friday at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home, Henderson, KY.

In Other News...

Owensboro Police Department Reports Activity

OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/11/14) – Owensboro Police Department reported the following recent arrests and citations: Robert… Read More

President Obama Awards Brescia University for Service

OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/11/14) — Brescia University received the President's Volunteer Service Award for the second year in a… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 08, 2014 10665

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Shooting Death of…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 07, 2014 5764

Madisonville Police Bust Prostitution…

in Top Stories by Major Chris Taylor
July 07, 2014 5064

Parents Arrested for Leaving Minors in Car

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 09, 2014 3626

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Alleged…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 07, 2014 2878

MPD Responds to Fight, Drug Arrest Results

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 07, 2014 5764

Madisonville Police Bust Prostitution…

in Top Stories by Major Chris Taylor
July 07, 2014 5064

Parents Arrested for Leaving Minors in Car

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 09, 2014 3626

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Alleged…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 07, 2014 2878

MPD Responds to Fight, Drug Arrest Results

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 09, 2014 2525

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 9,…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 07, 2014 1440

Section of Kentucky 1456/Newbolt Road in…

in News by Keith Todd
July 08, 2014 1440

Nashville Predators are Coming to the…

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 08, 2014 1373

Owensboro Police Department Reports…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
July 08, 2014 1302

Owensboro Neighborhood Alliance Meeting…

in News by Abby Shelton
July 07, 2014 636

Owensboro Man Charged with Attempted…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 08, 2014 10665

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Shooting Death of…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 07, 2014 2733

Life of Muhlenberg Son Hank Becker to be…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
July 08, 2014 2397

Two Vehicle Collision with Injuries

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 08, 2014 2048

Graham Man Arrested on Several Charges

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
July 07, 2014 1652

Business Spotlight - Red Door Trading…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03