Marie Hazel Blanton: Tabor City

1935 – 2020

     Marie Hazel Blanton of Tabor City died Monday, April 20. She was 84.

     Born June 16, 1935 in Horry County, she was the daughter of the late Sam Causey and Lucy Wilson Causey and the widow of Odell Blanton.

     She is survived by three daughters, Theresa Owens, Connie Williamson, and Wanda Hardee and husband John, all of Tabor City; nine grandchildren, Kevin Suggs of Loris, Bradley Suggs of Wilmington, Ashley Owens of Memphis, Tennessee, Brittany Davis of Loris, Heather Ray of Aynor, Madison Hardee and Hayden Hardee, both of Tabor City, Chad Blanton, and Michelle Brown, both of Conway; and four great grandchildren, Grace Suggs, Wyatt Ray, Jordan Davis and Brittany Watts.

     In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Michael Cravelon Blanton; and one brother, Junior Causey.

     A graveside service was planned for 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, in Antioch Cemetery, Loris.

     A guest register is available here.