Dorothy Blanton Simpson

Published 4:23 pm Friday, June 3, 2011

Dorothy Blanton Simpson passed away Monday, May 30, 2011 in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
A native of Polk County, she was the daughter of the late Binam and Florence Jackson Blanton. Most of her life she lived in Maryland before retiring to Chesnee, S.C. She was the wife of the late Charles (Eddie) Simpson.
She is survived by two sons, Edward Simpson of Severn, Md., and Daniel Simpson of Chesnee, S.C.; two sisters, Mildred Hartley of Newland, N.C., and Cora Ingle of Conover, N.C.; four brothers, Grant Blanton of Stanley, N.C., Jesse Blanton of Brooklyn, Md., Gayther Blanton of Iron Station, N.C., and Roger Blanton of Mill Spring. Also surviving is a sister-in-law, Deloris Blanton of Mt. Holly, N.C.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Margie Lee, and a brother, Luther Blanton.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, 2011 in Coopers Gap Baptist Church in (Sunny View Community) Mill Spring, with Mr. Jacob Blanton officiating.
An online guest register may be signed at
McFarland Funeral Chapel, Tryon.

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