Rickey Lee Blankenship

November 16, 1952 – May 14, 2024

Rickey Lee Blankenship, age 71 of Rocky Mount died Tuesday, May 14, 2024. He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Esther Blankenship. Surviving are his wife, Valerie Blankenship; sons, D. Corey Jefferson and Luke Dakota Blankenship; and special companions, Atlas, Aylah and Buddy (deceased). A private graveside service will be held at Maple Grove Cemetery where he will be laid to rest beside his former late wife, Paula Mountcastle Blankenship. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.