Virginia Blankinship Adams obit, 1996
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who did not record the name of the newspaper.If I am
related, it is distantly by marriage, so I have no further
Virginia Blankinship Adams, 87, of Lynchburg [VA] died
Thursday, May 2, 1996, in Lynchburg General Hospital.
She was the wife of the late William V. Adams.
Born August 6, 1908, in Lynchburg, she was the daughter of
the late Hilary Hubert Blankinship and the late Bertha
Laughon Blankinship.She retired from Craddock-Terry
Shoe Corp., where she was a member of the Quarter-
Century Club.She was a member of Servamus and Heritage
United Methodist Church.
She is survived by three step-daughters, Billie Adams
Chambers of Lynchburg, Beatrice Adams Blanton and her
husband Demouth of Union, S.C., and Nancy Adams
Drumheller and her husband Earl of El Paso, Texas; nine
grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren and two
nieces, Ruth Blankinship Conner and Shirley Blankinship
Brooks, both of Lynchburg.
A funeral service will be hald at 1 p.m. Saturday in
Heritage United Methodist Church, by the rev. Donald E.
Carlton and the Rev. Kendall Parrish.Interment will be
in Fort Hill Memorial Park....