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Obituary for Juanita Blankenship (Matney)

Juanita Matney Blankenship, Age 76 of Straight Fork Section of Grundy, Virginia passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2022, at Buchanan General Hospital, Grundy, Virginia.

Born October 12, 1946, in Hurley, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Dave Matney and Vadie Justus Matney. She was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Blankenship; two sons, Gary Conley and Jerry Willis Blankenship, Jr.; sisters, Maggie Lockhart and Goldie Matney.

Amanda Blankenship and fiancée Keith Justus of Hurley, Virginia

Brian Blankenship of Hurley, Virginia

Tiffany Sargent and husband Ryan of Grundy, Virginia
Breahna Blankenship and fiancée Chase Ramey of Grundy, Virginia
Trevor Blankenship and fiancée, Ariana Belcher of Hurley, Virginia
Collin Wolfrum and Taelyn Wolfrum of Hurley, Virginia
Dewayne Blankenship, Beulah Blankenship, and Sierra Stacy all of Hurley, Virginia

Bentley Blankenship

Gene Whitt of Hurley, Virginia

Nadine Davis and fiancée Larry Compton of Raven, Virginia
Diane Hall and husband Tony of Belfast, Virginia
Rhoda Hackney and fiancée Herman Ball of Hurley, Virginia

Ginger Blankenship and Patricia Blankenship

Funeral services for Juanita Matney Blankenship will be held on Monday, December 19, 2022, 1:00 P.M. at the Pine Grove Old Regular Baptist Church, Hurley, Virginia, with Elders Larry Gibson, Danny Justus, Danny Hurley, Danny McCoy, Bill McCoy, and James Stacy officiating. All other Elders of the church are welcome to be a part of the service. Burial will follow in the Blankenship Cemetery, Straight Fork Road, Grundy, Virginia.

The family will receive friends Saturday evening and Sunday evening, 6:00 P.M. at the church. A service will be held each evening at 7:00 P.M.

Serving as pallbearers will be Nephews and Trevor Blankenship, Chase Ramey, Christopher Catron, Robert Hipp, Collin Wolfrum, Devin Rife, Keith Justus, Dewayne Blankenship, and Ryan Sargent.

Virginia Funeral Home of Grundy, Virginia, is honored to serve the family of Juanita Matney Blankenship.