Blanche Faircloth Shankle, Mt. Juliet, died Monday, Dec. 9.
Shankle was a member of Center Chapel Church of Christ and the Ladies Bible Class. She was the daughter of the late, James W. and Ellen Seat Faircloth. Mrs. Shankle was also preceded in death by her husband, John W. Shankle; son, John Robert “Bobby” Shankle; brother, James W. Faircloth and sister, Mildred Phillips.
She is survived by: son, David S. Shankle; daughter-in-law, Donna Arrington; grandchildren, Jennifer (Michael) Haynes, Marissa (Alan) Hatcher, Sharon (Paul) Poland, Angela Shankle and R.J. Shankle; nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Brother John Miller officiating. Entombment will follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Betty Adams, 14270 Lebanon Road, Old Hickory, TN 37138.
Visitation was Tuesday and is 12-2 p.m. Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.