July 31, 1958 —

June 6, 2021

Griffin resident

Ms. Patrice Blanton, 62, of Griffin, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021, at Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital.

Ms. Blanton was born July 31, 1958, to the late Willie Nelson and Mattie Ruth Blanton in Spalding County.

Visitation for Ms. Blanton was held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Burden’s Funeral Home. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 11, 2021, in the chapel at Burden’s Funeral Home. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service hour.

Burden’s Funeral Home, 1512 Williamson Road, is in charge of arrangements; 678-603-1666, www.burdensfuneralhome.net. Please wear a mask and keep six feet between you and others.

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