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Glen Blankenship, Jr., 54, Russell Springs, KY (1968-2023)

Glen Blankenship, Jr., of Russell Springs passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2023, while in the company of family, at Casey County Hospital in Liberty, after a long illness. He was 54 years old.

The funeral service will be held to 1pmCT on Tuesday, February 14, 2023, at Parks Ridge Church of God in Russell Springs, KY, with Pastor Billy Silverman officiating. Interment will follow in the Salem Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 11amCT at the church.

Glen was born in Ann Harbour, MI on February 14, 1968, a son of the late Sue Blankenship and Glen Blankenship.

He worked as a Concrete Finisher

Glen is survived by:
  • A daughter, Natasha Grider, of Russell Springs, KY.
  • Three sons, Raven Chad Blankenship, of Bowling Green, KY; Devan Wilson, of Russell Springs, KY; and Nick Blankenship, of Russell Springs, KY;
  • 7 Grandchildren
  • A host of family and friends
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Glen Blankenship, Jr., 54, Russell Springs, KY (1968-2023)

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