- February 12, 2006
of Audrey's Passing
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“Zan, James & Families,We were so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. God Bless & Be With You_all At Your Time Of Sorrow. (Donna (Wallace)...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Ballard - Springhill, LA
“Zan, I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your loved one. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire family.
2 of 12 | Posted by: Bettye Benton-Rhynes - Springhill, LA
“James and Zan,
So sorry to hear of your loss. Your mother was a charasmatic lady and will be remembered fondly. She is one of the older ladies that...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Alan and Donna Nickerson - LA
“Zan and family: We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Losing a parent is never easy. You're in our prayers.
4 of 12 | Posted by: Rickey & Renee Darst - Springhill, LA
“With out deepest sympathy, Sandra & Richard Wren
5 of 12 | Posted by: Sandra & Richard Wren - Haughton, LA
“Zan, Laurel, Marissa and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Blanchard was a kind, sweet lady that loved her family. May God comfort you.
6 of 12 | Posted by: Staci Sandefur
“James and Zan, I just heard and was unable to get there. If you need anything, please call. Charles
7 of 12 | Posted by: Charles Smith - minden, LA
“Zan and Family,
Sorry to hear about your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you.
8 of 12 | Posted by: Ronda Taylor - Sarepta, LA
“James, Zan and Family
You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. It has not been that long since we were in your same shoes with...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Cherry and Mike Bradley - LA
Sorry to hear about your mom. Got me to thinking about all the fun times you and I had at your house or going swimming. Will keep you and...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: PAULA ARNOLD - HAUGHTON, LA
Sorry to hear about the death of your mother. She was a sweet
lady and will be remembered by many friends. I am praying for
you and your...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Ruby Misenheimer - Sprionghill, LA
Again,my deepest sympathy.
Wanted to be there,but minor health issue is taking
12 of 12 | Posted by: Ace Williamson - Springhill, LA
Audrey Palmer Blanchard, 87 of Springhill, Louisiana passed away Sunday, February 12, 2006 at Springhill Medical Center in Springhill, Louisiana.
She was born January 23, 1919 in Summerfield, Louisiana to the late Cleaber Vanzant Palmer and Idelle Harryette Shackleford Palmer. She was a retired Elementary School Teacher, an active Member of United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women and the Baxter Sunday School Class, and sang with the Choir. She was also a member of the Eastern Star, Sanders Road Homemakers Club, and Sigma Kappa Sorority, and the Co-Owner of Blanchard's Store for Men and Boys.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Harry Blanchard, and one sister, Virginia Palmer Hudnall.
She is survived by one daughter, Zan Blanchard Beagley and her husband Bill of Springhill, Louisiana; one son, James Blanchard, Jr. of Shreveport, Louisiana; three grandchildren, Brandon McCoy of Grand Praire, Texas; Laurel McCoy of Shreveport, Louisiana; Marissa McCoy of Springhill, Louisiana; two brothers, C.V. Palmer, Jr. and his wife Norma; Bill Palmer and his wife Bettye both of Summerfield, Louisiana; one sister, Lalia Palmer Manuel of West Monroe, Louisiana; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 15, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at Springhill United Methodist Church with Dr. Burton Blair officiating. Burial will follow at Springhill Cemetery under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home in Springhill, Louisiana. Family visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Lewis Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Louisiana Tech University.
Pallbearers will be Anthony Manuel, Cody Manuel, Adam Manuel, Kerry Hudnall, Jim Palmer, Damon Hudnall, Matt Winn, Raymond Winn, Greg Porter, Will Palmer, and Butch Keith.