Cover photo for Lavon Binkley Blankenship's Obituary
Lavon Binkley Blankenship Profile Photo

Lavon Binkley Blankenship

d. September 6, 2022

Lavon Binkley Blankenship, 88, of Madison, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2022.

She was born in Ashland City, oldest daughter of the late Andy and Laura Binkley. She went back to school at 40 years old to become a Licensed Practical Nurse for 15 years then back to school to get her RN. She practiced nursing for 25 years at Tennessee Christian where she met her loving husband Paul Howard Blankenship. She loved her family, gardening, cooking and her dog Buddy.

She is survived by their children Shirley (Joe) Springman, Robert Perry, Paula Glover, Karen (Herbie) Boren, Kevin (Alison) Blankenship, Mary (Vas) Mihailoff and Maxine (Roy) Rubick. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Penny Binkley and Dorothy Jones; brothers, Billy, Tommy, Lanace and Jimmy Binkley. She will be lovingly remembered by sisters; Betty (Joe) Summar, Marilyn Nagy, Ruth (Tim) Robertson, Frances (Bill) Chafin, Elizabeth Stanley and brother, Steve (Linda) Binkley.

Private Graveside Services are planned.

Arrangements are under the care of Boyd Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 101 Elizabeth Street. Ashland City, TN 37015 Phone: 615-792-4677. Online condolences may be made by visiting

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Lavon Binkley Blankenship, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 33

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree