Lacey Blanton

Dec. 9, 1990-May 7, 2024


Lacey Blanton of New Richmond passed away Tuesday morning, May 7, 2024, at St. Vincent’s Hospital at the age of 33.

Lacey liked to write, read, and crochet. She enjoyed music, singing as well as playing guitar and piano. She loved helping people and had a deep concern for others. She worked as the activity’s director at ChapelGate.

Born Dec. 9, 1990, at Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Danny Blanton and Marcy Baker Blanton. She graduated from Southmont High School. She had recently earned an associate’s degree in sociology and was working on a degree in psychology.

Surviving family includes: parents Danny and Marcy Blanton of Waveland; two daughters, Raelynn Hise and Adaleigh Hise; son Layne Hise; two sisters, Lindsay Williams and Erin Rush; two brothers, Joey Blanton and Shawn Blanton; paternal grandfather LeRoy Blanton; and maternal grandmother Naomi Wertz.

Visitation will be 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11 at Burkhart Funeral Home. A service will begin at 3:30 p.m. A private burial will take place at a later date.

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