COMYN—Funeral services for Carolyn Sue Barnes Blanton, of Sargent, Texas, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at Comyn Baptist Church with Pastor Ray Seckinger officiating. Burial will follow in Comyn Baptist Cemetery. Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. prior to services.

She was born in Big Lake, Texas on Nov. 19, 1941. She married Don Blanton on May 14, 1967 in Comyn, Texas and together they enjoyed 50 wonderful years.

They raised their family in Stephenville, Texas until they moved to Sargent, Texas in 2009. Although Carolyn was very reserved and private, those who knew her will remember her wonderful sense of humor, generosity, and kindness.

Carolyn is preceded in death by her parents; Homer and Lola Barnes, her two daughters; Diane Blanton and Lisa Ann Blanton Fleitman.

She is survived by her loving husband, Don Blanton, daughters; Jan Blanton Murphy and husband David of Sargent, Texas, Diana Blanton Carroll and husband Tom of Boerne, Texas. Six grandsons; Scott Murphy, Quentin and Collin Peacock, Logan, Andrew and Jackson Carroll one granddaughter; Tiffany Murphy, two sisters; Nancy Corbell of Stephenville, Texas and Judy Hendrixson of Arlington, Texas.

Her presence in our lives will be dearly missed.

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