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Louise Lampkins Blank

Louise Lampkins Blank, former Beggs resident, died Thursday morning, February 16, 2006 at Highland Park Manor Nursing Home in Okmulgee. She was 84 years of age. She was born January 11, 1922 in Stafford, Arkansas to Walter and Mae (Bankston) Douthit. Louise was retired from the Joe Ray Poultry Co. in Danville, Arkansas and returned to Beggs in June 2004. She enjoyed crocheting. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Paul Blank, and a granddaughter. Survivors include three children, Jerry Lampkins and wife Vonna of Beggs, Jackie Lampkins and wife Cheryl of Owasso and P.J. Stone of St. Louis, a brother, John Douthit of Sims, Arkansas and a sister, Dorothy Douthit of Sims, Arkansas, three grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, five great great grandchildren and six great great great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held 10:00 A.M. Monday, February 20, 2006 at the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Chris Bragg officiating. Interment will follow in the Beggs Cemetery. Friends may visit the funeral home Sunday from 1-6 P.M. Arrangements are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home of Beggs. 267-4444