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November 1, 2012

Tina Blake

87; of Charlestown

Funeral services for Tina Blake, 87, of Charlestown, will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown, with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. She died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Providence Retirement Home, New Albany.

She was born Sept. 16, 1925, in Whitesburg, Ky., to James and Dora Boggs Morgan. She was a former employee of Colgate Palmolive and was a member of the Eagles, American Legion, and VFW auxiliaries in Jeffersonville.

Survivors include her brothers, Hubert Morgan, of Charlestown, and Wade Morgan, of Jeffersonville; and sisters, Lillian Fields, of New Washington, and Burnell Perry Kays, of Jeffersonville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harlan Lee Blake; brothers, Clemon Astor, Hurstle, Verlon and Venice Morgan; and sister, Laveda Grider.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.

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