Blanche Marie Carmichael

August 31, 1930 - January 22, 2021

Blanche Marie Carmichael, 90, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away January 22, 2021 at her home. She was born August 31, 1930 in Boone, NC, a daughter of the late Clinton George and Viola Minnie Ham Farmer.

Blanche was a 1949 graduate of Ravenswood High School and also a graduate of WV Business College in Charleston, WV. While living in Clarksburg, WV, she was a dedicated member of the Garden Club and Women's Club and also enjoyed many WVU Football games with her husband Ron.

She is survived by her son, Charles "Reggie" Carmichael of Ravenswood; granddaughters, Stephanie Zalta of Hampton, VA and Lindsay Carmichael of Bowling Green, KY; great grandchildren, Autumn Paige and Grayson Zalta. A brother-in- law, Eugene McClure and sister-in-law, LeaAnn Carmichael and a special friend, Gwen Thompson also survive, along with 2 nephews and 2 nieces.

In addition to her parents, Blanche was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald P. Carmichael, in 2010 and 2 sisters, Hazel Zahrndt and Emma Jean McClure.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood from 10:00am to 11:00am. Funeral service will begin at 11:00am with burial to follow at the Ravenswood Cemetery.

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