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Blondell "Blondie" Blakely

August 27, 1949 ~ September 12, 2020 (age 71)


Blondell “Blondie” Blakely, 71, of the Brainerd Community passed away Saturday, September 12, 2020.  Blondie was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and she was a 1967 graduate of Rossville High School.  After high school she attended Chattanooga State taking classes in Computer Programming.  She retired from Benton Oil where she worked as a computer programmer with over 20 years of service. Blondie loved her family dearly.  She also enjoyed dancing and having a good time.  She will be missed by her family and friends.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Blakely; and sister, Brenda Clark.


Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Allison and Zois; brother and sister-in-law, Ken and Cindy Wooten; nephew, Rusty and Mark Clark; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.


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Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10a.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Reverend Jim Bennett officiating.


Interment will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.


The family will receive friends Wednesday from 4p.m. – 8p.m. at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory, Rossville, GA.


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September 16, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lane Funeral Home and Crematory-South Crest
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741

Funeral Service
September 17, 2020

10:00 AM
Lane Funeral Home South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Avenue
Rossville, GA 30741

Interment following funeral service
September 17, 2020

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN

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