Robert Bryant Blankley


Robert "Bob" Bryant Blankley, 77, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
He was a native of Barren County and member of Immanuel Baptist Church. He retired after 40 years from Hardin Memorial Hospital, where he worked the last three in MRI and was the director of the Radiology Department for 37 years. He never missed a day of work, a good meal, or a good day of golf.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John W. Blankley and Louise Smith Mouser; his brother, John Blankley III.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Janice Lindsey Blankley; two children, Jeff (Amy) Blankley and Shelly Blankley; and three grandchildren, Maddie, Emmit and Ellie, all of Elizabethtown.
The funeral is at 2 p.m. Saturday at Brown Funeral Home with Dr. Charles Darland officitating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday and continue after 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to Hardin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
Condolences may be expressed online at
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2 posts

Joe ash
May 13, 2019
Just heard of bobs passing so sorry for everybody's lose sure did enjoy a lot of golf we played many a years ago use to laugh every time we started at pine valley he always hit in pond on first hole
Darlene C.
May 08, 2019
My condolences to the family and friends may Jehovah give you peace and comfort through this difficult time
(Isaiah 41:10) Jesus was resurrected and given life. Those who are sleeping in death will be resurrected and God promise peace and comfort in the New Kingdom to come. (John 11:25,26)