Doris Hogan Blankenship of Clermont, FL passed from this earth on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at the age of 91. Doris was the 8th of 10 children born to Willie and Ethel Hogan of Cave City, KY on April 4, 1931. She is survived by her brother Arthur in California, her brother Genie and wife Marilyn in Kentucky, her sister Willie Mae Miller of Saratoga Springs, New York, her brother Rondal and wife Zona of Kotzebue, Alaska and numerous nieces and nephews of several generations. She is predeceased by her brothers Jesse, James “Hogie”, and Turner and her sisters Joy Taylor and Joann Toohey.
Doris is survived by her son, James Randall Blankenship and spouse Teresa of Clermont and daughters, Andrea Taylor and spouse Michael of Clermont and Pamela Davis and husband Fred of Cosby, TN. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Michael Blankenship, Randi Lyn Blankenship, Jennifer and Micah O’Steen, Aaron Taylor and fiancé Nicole Hrbek and Michael Jonathon Taylor and fiancé Jess DeQuattro, great-grandchildren, Matthew and Adrianna Blankenship, Bradley O’Steen, Leah O’Steen and James Blankenship, and great-grandpuppy Rosie.
Doris was an avid quilter, card player and basketball fan, cheering wildly for her beloved Orlando Magic and Kentucky Wildcats. She was always ready for the next adventure life sent her way. She sewed the names on Mickey Mouse ears at Le Chapeau on Main Street of the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World for 20 years, retiring in 2007. Doris was a member of the 14th Street Church of Christ in Leesburg, FL. She was loved by many and will be missed by all.
Graveside Services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 29, 2022 at Cave City Cemetery with interment to follow. Wayne Hatcher will officiate the service.
Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements.