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Margaret Eloise Weir

Female 1925 - 2009  (83 years)


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  • Name Margaret Eloise Weir 
    Born 30 Aug 1925  Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Eloise W Blanks  [1
    Died 12 Jul 2009  Clemson, Pickens, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Eloise Weir Blanks: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice

      Charlotte Observer, The (NC) - Tuesday, July 14, 2009

      Deceased Name: Eloise Weir Blanks

      Clemson NC United States

      Eloise Weir Blanks CLEMSON -- Mrs. Blanks of Ravenel Circle, died at home on July 12, 2009. She was born in Chester County, South Carolina on August 30, 1925, and was the daughter of Leslie B. and Cora R. Weir.

      She was predeceased by her husband, Victor G. Blanks.

      Surviving are her daughter Corinne Cannon of Clemson, her sister Lavinia McDonald of Chester, and two special nieces, Sandra K. McDonald of Ft. Collins, Colorado and Harriet M. Simmons of Clemson.

      Eloise retired to Clemson in 1992 from Charlotte, North Carolina, where she lived for over 40 years. At the time of her retirement she was a private caterer and operated the employee and executive dining rooms for Wachovia Bank. Mrs. Blanks was active in areas of church administration at Tabernacle Associated Reformed Presbyterian Church, The First Methodist Church and First Presbyterian Church in Charlotte. She was also active in community and church affairs having served as chief usher at Ovens Auditorium and having held numerous state and national positions in both the ARP and Presbyterian churches. Eloise was an avid gardener who loved her yard and loved to share her flowers. She was also an enthusiastic bridge player, a most accommodating hostess, and a true friend to her beautiful white cat, Ashley. In recent years Eloise enjoyed the activities of the Central-Clemson Senior Center and her friends there. She was a member of Fort Hill Presbyterian Church.

      A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14th, in the chapel at Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home with interment on Wednesday July 15th at 11:00 A.M. at Beaver Creek Baptist Church in Chester, South Carolina.

      Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com.

      Copyright (c) 2009 The Charlotte Observer
    • Age at Death: 83
    Buried 15 Jul 2009  Beaver Creek Baptist Cemetery, Fairfield, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I31289  tng Genealogy

    Father Leslie Banks Weir,   b. 5 Jun 1889,   d. 10 Apr 1950  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Cora Harrison Raines,   b. 19 Oct 1895, Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1999, Chester, Chester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 103 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F10836  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Family ID F10839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Issue State: South Carolina; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for Eloise W. Blanks
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=85376970&indiv=try