We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
Erick Shane Blankenship, Sr., 45 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at his residence in Newbern, Tennessee.
Born Saturday, January 15, 1977 in Nashville, Tennessee, he was a welder with Newbern Fabricating.
Graveside service for Mr. Blankenship will be held at 4:00 PM on Friday, June 17, 2022 at Church Grove Cemetery. Officiating this service will be Rev. Charles Nelson. Visitation for Mr. Blankenship will be held on Friday from 3:00 PM until 3:45 at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.
He is survived by one son, Erick Blankenship, Jr. (Jodie Martin) of Dyersburg, Tennessee; one daughter, Harley Blankenship of Ridgely, Tennessee and his mother and step-father, Bonnie and Bud Cude of Newbern, Tennessee; one brother John Paul Sturdivant, Jr. of Newbern, Tennessee and one grand-daughter, Hazley Isaour.
He was preceded in death by his father, Denny Grady Blankenship.
Honoring Mr. Blankenship as pallbearers will be family and friends.
Online condolences may be made to the family at johnsonwilliamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Erick Shane Blankenship, Sr.