Mrs. Mary Kathleen Blankenship, age 65, of Lafayette, passed away Mon., Feb. 9, 2009 at Sumner Regional Medical Center. Funeral services for Mrs. Blankenship were Thurs., Jan. 12 from the Chapel of Woodard Funeral Home, with Bro. Anthony Barber officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. She is survived by sons and daughter-in-law, Michael Blankenship of Westmoreland, Robert Vanetta, David (Regina) Blankenship and Ronald Blankenship all of Lafayette; daughter and son-in-law, Debra (Jeff) Owen of Lafayette; Grandchildren: Lisa, Christopher, Lucas, Charrisa and dawn Marie Blankenship, Tyler & Ryan Owen. She is preceded in death by her parents Buford and Mazie Gant Coker and husband Carl Ray Blankenship.