- Last Updated on 03:35 PM 03/06/14
Mr. Marshall Lee Blanks of Alton died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his daughter’s home in Bedford.
He was born in Halifax County on March 2, 1928 and was 86 years of age. He was the son of the late George Thomas Blanks and Millie Clark Blanks and was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Murphy Blanks.
Graveside services for Mr. Blanks will be held Sunday, March 9, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Black Walnut Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends at Powell Funeral Home on Saturday from 7 until 8:30 p.m. and other times at the family home, 11149 Philpott Road, Alton.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.