Hunter Gene Blankenship, II, of Simon, WV went to play in God’s playground on Tuesday, February 6, 2024 at Pittsburgh University Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA.
He was born on January 22nd, 2024 in Pittsburgh, PA a son of Makayleah Marie Kenneda and Hunter Gene Blankenship of Simon.
He is preceded in death by his great grandparents, Linda Blankenship, Billy Cline, Jennings and Vicie Kenneda, Georgia Patrick and Icie Baker.
In addition to his parents, those left to cherish his memory include his big sister Brynlee Marie Blankenship, grandparents, Kristie Kenneda of Simon, John and Melinda Vance of Pineville, Anna Blankenship Cline of Simon and Bobby and Regina Blankenship of Oceana, honorary grandparents Stephan and Jan Lawrence of Simon, great grandparents Christopher and Audrey Kenneda of Simon, Jay and Bridgette Blankenship of Simon and Alvin and Shirley Woolum of Coal Mountain, great great grandmother Kathyerne Milam of Simon, uncles Jeffrey (Danielle Holtman) Kenneda of Simon and Bobby (Tiffani) Blankenship, Jr. of Hanover, and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and other loving family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Monday, February 12th at the Upper Room Jesus Name Church, Long Branch, WV with Rev. Jay Blankenship and Pastor Freddie Thompson officiating. He will be laid to rest in Kenneda Family Cemetery, Long Branch, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 1 pm until time of service on Monday at the church.
The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home.