Obituaries

Sue Parks
B: 1941-02-03
D: 2019-02-14
View Details
Parks , Sue
Jacob Vines
B: 1952-08-12
D: 2019-02-14
View Details
Vines, Jacob
Herman Griffith
B: 1935-12-14
D: 2019-02-12
View Details
Griffith , Herman
James Burns
B: 1937-06-17
D: 2019-02-09
View Details
Burns, James
Michael O'Daniel
B: 1955-05-08
D: 2019-02-08
View Details
O'Daniel, Michael
Lillie "Marie" Bohannan
B: 1944-03-27
D: 2019-02-07
View Details
Bohannan, Lillie "Marie"
Johnnie Williams
B: 1935-01-13
D: 2019-02-07
View Details
Williams, Johnnie
Davie Adams
B: 1953-11-10
D: 2019-02-07
View Details
Adams, Davie
Donna Renfro
B: 1952-05-12
D: 2019-02-06
View Details
Renfro, Donna
Patricia Carroll
B: 1944-07-11
D: 2019-02-04
View Details
Carroll, Patricia
Billy Smith
B: 1931-03-21
D: 2019-02-04
View Details
Smith, Billy
Nancy Tripp
B: 1931-12-13
D: 2019-02-01
View Details
Tripp, Nancy
Clarence Abshire
B: 1946-02-24
D: 2019-02-01
View Details
Abshire, Clarence
Tim Conner
B: 1953-02-06
D: 2019-02-01
View Details
Conner , Tim
Claudie Henry
B: 1934-10-16
D: 2019-01-28
View Details
Henry, Claudie
Clyde Nipp
B: 1934-05-29
D: 2019-01-28
View Details
Nipp, Clyde
Gerald "Pete" Goodwin
B: 1936-03-14
D: 2019-01-25
View Details
Goodwin, Gerald "Pete"
Laveeda Riley
B: 1961-03-07
D: 2019-01-25
View Details
Riley, Laveeda
George Hunt
B: 1936-10-19
D: 2019-01-22
View Details
Hunt, George
Sandra Hernandez
B: 1972-01-07
D: 2019-01-17
View Details
Hernandez , Sandra
Braxxtyn McMillan
B: 2018-12-31
D: 2019-01-16
View Details
McMillan , Braxxtyn

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1302 Seventh Street
Wilson, OK 73463
Phone: (580) 668-2426
Fax: (580)-701-2576

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Wallace Blankenship can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Wallace Keith Blankenship

Wallace Keith  Blankenship
Ringling – Funeral Services for Mr. Wallace Keith Blankenship, 70, of Ardmore are scheduled for 10:00 A.M. Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the Alexander Funeral Home Chapel in Ringling with Terry Grant officiating and Lee Grant assisting. Interment will follow at Ringling Memorial Cemetery. Services are under the care and direction of Alexander Funeral Home in Ringling.

Keith was born December 30, 1946 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to the late Mr. Bob Blankenship and Mrs. Dequita Ashcraft. He passed from this life on Friday, December 22, 2017 at Ardmore after a thirty year battle with Parkinson's disease.

Keith was raised in California, spent several years in Oklahoma City and lived in Ardmore for the last 50 years. He was a avid collector of antiques and enjoyed restoring antique lamps and cars. His hobbies included attending estate sales and garage sales and being a member of several antique car clubs.. Keith also loved to travel for his business which was the restoration and resale of antique auto electrical parts. Several of his works are featured at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, DC.

Keith married Connie Beth McGowan on February 2, 1968 in Ringling and they were blessed with a son, Bryan. They would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in February.

Keith was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Bob Blankenship and Mrs. Dequita Ashcraft.

Survivors include his loving wife, Connie Blankenship of the home; son, Bryan Blankenship and husband John Jones of Washington D.C.; brother, Bobby Gerald Blankenship of Ardmore; sister, Suzette Paxton of Placerville, CA; mother-in-law, Colleen Grant of Ringling; brother-in-laws, Terry Grant of Ardmore and Lanie McGowan of Ringling; and a host of other family and friends.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Day, Andy Devoud, Lance Grant, Quinton Rouse, James Schmukal and Sparky Surrell.

Honorary bearers will be Odell Frier, Preston Grubbs and Greg Holland.

Condolences can be shared at www.alexanderfuneralhome.org. The family requests that in lieu of flowers please consider donations to the Michael J. Fox Parkinson's Foundation.



To send flowers to the family of Wallace Keith Blankenship, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories