Nettie Kathryn Blansett, 96, of Paragould, Ark., died Monday, March 19, 2007, at Greene Acres Nursing Home in Paragould, Ark.
Born Sept. 2, 1910, near Ravenden Springs, Ark., daughter of the late William Joseph and Sara Jane Smith Blansett, she was a teacher in Randolph County, Cardwell, Mo., and St. Louis, Mo. She was a member of the Paragould First Baptist church, Greene county Retired Teachers Association, and Delta Kappa Gamma Society and a volunteer with the Hospital Auxiliary and Green County Literacy Council.
Survivors include one sister, Hattie Hosman, of Paragould; four nephews and one niece.
She was preceded in death by three brothers and five sisters.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, March 22, at the Mitchell Funeral Home in Paragould.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 22, at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel with Joe Marsden and Dwight Harrison officiating.
Burial will follow in the Cardwell Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Bruce, Larry, Jonathon and Chad Davis, Shad Rowe and Charles Nelson.
Memorials may be made to the Cardwell Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 448, Cardwell, Mo. 63829. Paragould First Baptist Church, or the charity of your choice.