Charlotte M.'s Story
Charlotte M. Skelton Blankenship, age 81, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at Country View Assisted Living in Peterstown, WV. Born July 7, 1936, in Zenith, WV, she was the daughter of the late William B. and Bertie Miller Skelton.
Charlotte was a member of the Peterstown Missionary Baptist Church where she served as secretary for several years. She was also a member of Peterstown O.E.S. Chapter #118. She worked as a seamstress at Maiden Form for more than 37 years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Lloyd Blankenship; and three brothers, Billy, Thomas, and Roscoe Skelton. Survivors include her nephew, who she considered her son, Benny Skelton and wife Tammy of Peterstown, WV; two grandchildren, Courtney Clark and husband Craig of Peterstown, WV, and Whitney Tabor and husband Seth of Princeton, WV; three great grandchildren, Kailee, Emma, and Collin; four nieces, Aleta Nelson, Linda Beauchamp, Norma Everhart, and Barbara Skelton; and nephew, Bob Skelton.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM on Thursday, March 15, 2018, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel in Peterstown, WV, with Gary Hazelwood officiating. Burial will follow at Peterstown Cemetery in Rich Creek, VA. Visitation will be 10:00 AM until time of services on Thursday at the funeral home.
Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the family at www.broyles-shrewsbury.com. Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.
Published on March 13, 2018