Williams Funeral Home & Crematory - Obituaries

Monday, 01 June 2020 17:32

Dorothy Ruth Seward Blanton

Dorothy Ruth Seward Blanton, “Dottie”, passed away at CMH-VCU Healthcenter on Sunday May 31, 2020. She is survived by her husband Ronnie Blanton, Sr.; her three children, Sherry White, Ronnie Blanton, Jr. and Paul (Lena) Blanton; six grandchildren, Brittany (Jeremy) Easter, Tyler Blanton, Tavaria Blanton, Tristian Blanton, Kaley Blanton and Ronnie Blanton; one great granddaughter, Paris Alston; three siblings, Nancy White, Earnest (Phyllis) Seward and Vivian (Earl) Stamper; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Affectionately known as Dottie, she loved her children and especially her grandchildren. Dottie always spoiled her grandchildren and devoted a lot of her time playing games and keeping her grandchildren. She also loved to go fishing, shopping and bingo. Dottie had a heart of gold and she loved helping others. She will truly be missed but never forgotten. Dottie was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Ruth Seward and her brother, Joe Seward, Jr. A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at Oakwood Park Cemetery, Lawrenceville, VA. Memorial contributions may be made to Brunswick Emergency Medical Services, P.O. Box 399, Lawrenceville, VA 23868.
Read 3738 times


  • Comment Link Sherry Thursday, 18 June 2020 21:32 posted by Sherry

    As a nurse who took care of her many times I’m so sad to see she passed. She was a sweet person.

  • Comment Link Sheri Ann Wednesday, 03 June 2020 23:20 posted by Sheri Ann

    Dear Blanton Family, Dottie looked great yesterday. My first thought is always i know she's gonna wake up. Your too nice a woman to leave your family permanently. I'm sorry for your pain at losing mom/grandma my heart and prayers are with you all. I'll make you an Italian dish one night. ???

  • Comment Link Lynne Beville Southwell Wednesday, 03 June 2020 02:27 posted by Lynne Beville Southwell

    We are so sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in our prayers & thoughts. Long distance hugs.
    Love & miss you all,
    Jim & Lynne Beville Southwell

  • Comment Link Connie and Earl Stanley Tuesday, 02 June 2020 11:45 posted by Connie and Earl Stanley

    Ronnie, Paul, and family,Earl and I are
    Very sorry about your wife and mother to your children. We know she is going to be missed. We are keeping you in our prayers

  • Comment Link Janetleeacree Tuesday, 02 June 2020 10:16 posted by Janetleeacree

    Ronnie and Family
    Sending OUR LOVE AND Condolences to you all ❤❤❤

  • Comment Link Denise Wright Monday, 01 June 2020 23:57 posted by Denise Wright

    I'm so sorry for your lost praying for strength and comfort for you fat meat Brittany and your family father in the name of Jesus I ask for strength and comfort for the family I ask you to wrap them in your loving arms and mend there heart's in Jesus name I pray amen. The Wright and Owens family sends there deepest sympathy to your family

  • Comment Link Belinda McCall Monday, 01 June 2020 21:13 posted by Belinda McCall

    Sending prayers to the family.sorry to hear of your loss.She was a kind hearted lady and we greatly be missed by everyone. Love Belinda and Douglas.

Leave a message of sympathy & comfort

Leave a message to share your favorite memories and offer words of sympathy & comfort.

All posts must be approved by the funeral home before they appear here.