Hilda Tabor Blaylock

Jan 17, 2014

1928 — 2014


CANTON — Hilda Tabor Blaylock, 85, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at The Homestead.


A native of Cherokee County, she was a daughter of the late Harvey and Aslee Raxter Tabor.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Birtho “Birt” Blaylock, who passed away in 1995.


She is survived by three daughters, Mary Susan Cothran and her husband, Richard, of Canton, Lana Snider of Canton, and Linda Long and her husband, Steve, of Bean Station, Tennessee; one son, James David Blaylock and his wife, Coleen, of Canton; two sisters, Sue Willis of Canton, and Charmie Walters of Atlanta, Georgia; one brother, Bill Tabor of White Pine, Tennessee; ten grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.


A graveside service was held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.


Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans Chapter 89, P.O. Box 331, Canton, NC  28716.


For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.