Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Nan Blanton Mayfield


05/06/1919 - 10/29/2017


Nan Blanton Mayfield age 98, of Hayesville, NC passed away Sunday, October 29, 2017.

Mrs. Mayfield was the daughter of the late Wesley and Jennie Williams Blanton. She was a native of Cleveland, Ohio and moved to Clay County in 1978. She loved her flower gardens and specialized in dahlias and also grew prize winning African violets. She also enjoyed wood carving and was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bennie Lee Mayfield; brothers, Wilford, Russell, Grady, J.C., Arle and Jack Blanton; daughter in law Peg Mayfield.

She is survived by her son, Doug Mayfield and his fiancé Mary of Strongsville, Ohio; brothers, Ernest and Charles Blanton; several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 10:30am, Tuesday November 7, 2017 at Union Hill Baptist Church Cemetery where she will be laid to rest beside her husband, Bennie. Rev. Alene Mosteller will officiate.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Four Seasons Hospice, 571 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.

Townson Rose Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.


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