Blannie Lee McEwen
October 27, 1918 - November 19, 2016
Blannie Lee Nash McEwen, 98, of Salem, Oregon died Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Salem Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 26 at the Paulk Funeral Home in Ocilla, Georgia. Burial will follow in Springhill Cemetery in Irwin County, Georgia.
Blannie was born on October 27, 1918 in Irwin County, Georgia. She was the daughter of Charles Walter Nash and Martha Ann Harper. She grew up in Irwin County, Georgia. After the war, she married Lowell McEwen and settled in the Atlanta area. In 1999 she moved to Salem, Oregon to be near her daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren. She was an avid gardener who could make anything grow.
Blannie is survived by her daughter Gail McEwen, son-in-law Brian Gregor, grandchildren Alexander Gregor and Katelin Gregor of Salem, Oregon.
The Virgil T. Golden Funeral Home in Salem and the Paulk Funeral Home in Ocilla, Georgia are in charge of arrangements.