Donald Blansett
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Obituary of Donald Blansett

Donald Blansett, 73, of Eudora, Arkansas passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Lake Village, Arkansas.  Donald was born February 10, 1944 to the late John Darrell and Edith Jewel Spears Blansett in Marked Tree, Arkansas.  He was an active member of Ross Van Ness Community Church after giving his life to the Lord in 2014.  He loved to spend time “people watching” and spending time with his family.  He never met a yard sale he didn’t like.

Donald was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers; John Darrell Blansett Jr. and Roy Land Blansett, and a sister, Faye Knight.

Donald is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ruby Lee Cain Blansett of Eudora, Arkansas, a daughter, Becky Taylor and husband, James; a grandson, Phillip Taylor and wife Tiffany all of Booneville, Mississippi, two granddaughters, Nicki Taylor of New Albany, Mississippi and Chelsea Stout and husband, Daniel of Baldwyn, Mississippi; brother, Raymond Blansett and wife, Edith; three sisters, Barbara West and husband, Woodie, Marilyn West, and Margie Johnson all of Eudora, and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends who loved him dearly.

Visitation will be Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 5 to 8pm at Northside Baptist Church in Eudora, Arkansas.  Funeral services will be held Monday, June 12, 2017 at 1pm at Northside Baptist Church in Eudora, Arkansas with Brother Kenneth Watt and Brother James Kitchens officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Carmel Cemetery in Eudora, Arkansas.  Services are under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.