Blanche Stone

Monday, June 23, 2003

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Blanche Mae Stone, 84, died Friday, June 20, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

She was born May 10, 1919, at Bell City, Mo., daughter of Emmett and Lillian Worthen Huff. She and Boyd Stone were married April 8, 1935. He preceded her in death.

She was a member of the New Salem Baptist Church. She was employed at various St. Louis hospitals and retired as a licensed practical nurse for the Englehart Clinic in Marble Hill.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Stone of Cape Girardeau and Ronald Stone of St. Louis; a sister, Mary Chorn of Marble Hill; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, two brothers, two sisters, a grandchild and a great-grandchild.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. The Revs. Dale Huff and Randy Poole will officiate. Burial will follow in Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery.