Monday, November 14, 2016

Elizabeth Ann Blanton

Elizabeth "Anne" Cox Blanton, Born April 29, 1935, passed away November 14, 2016  Funeral Services: Visitation: Wednesday, Nov 16, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman, MS 5-8pm, and Thursday Nov 17, at Salem Independent Methodist Church, Hwy 415 near Chester, MS 10am with funeral services following at 11:00am.

Anne was preceeded in death by her parents, T.J. & Katie Cox of Winona, MS; brother, David Lee Cox; half-sister Lexie-Marie Cox

She is survived by her husband, Roy H. Blanton of Ackerman, MS; Sons Alton (Cheryl) Blanton Ackerman, MS, and Cecil Blanton, Ackerman, MS; Daughters Linda (Tommy) Cauthen, Hobbs, NM, Betty-Marie (Byron) Reid of Westmoreland, TN, and Nancy (Allen) Brown, Watertown, TN.; Grandsons Chris (Courtney) Cauthen, Clarksdale, MS, Matt (Kellie) Cauthen, Ackerman, MS, Nathan Reid, Westmoreland, TN, James-Isaac Reid, Westmoreland, TN, Ken Brown, Old Hickory, TN, and Jay Brown, Watertown, TN; Granddaughter Karen-Anne (David) Keeney, Denver, CO; Great-Grandsons Drew Keeney, Clark Cauthen and Grant Cauthen; Great-granddaughters Lillie Cauthen, Avie-Grace Cauthen, and Ella-Elizabeth Keeney.

Anne had many talents and left a legacy of music that will be remembered across the Southeast USA.