Pearl Katherine Blankenship


Pearl Katherine Blankenship, 48, of May Street, Pocahontas, VA, passed away on April 12, 2019 in Burlington, NC.
Born on December 12, 1970 in Bluefield, she was a daughter of Priscilla Harding Blankenship and the late Douglas Eugene Blankenship. She had been a resident of Pocahontas since 1996 and was a 1989 graduate of East Rowan High School in Salisbury, NC.
Survivors include: Mother: Priscilla "Pat" Blankenship of the home; 3 sons: Andrew Rabon of Pocahontas, VA, John Blankenship of Pocahontas, VA, Luke Blankenship of Pocahontas, VA; Sister: Debbie Edwards and husband Troy of Bluefield, VA; Her Fiancé: Tim Shrader of Bluefield, WV.
Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Chapel in Bluewell with Rev. Ann Nash officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 1:00-2:00 PM at the funeral home.
Online condolences will be accepted at
Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell is serving the family.
Published on April 13, 2019
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