Jesse James Blankenship, Sr., 80 of Huddleston, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2023 at his residence. He was a son of the late Thomas Jefferson Blankenship and Ollie Belle Mitchell Blankenship.

He is survived by his daughter, Toni B. Robertson.

In accordance with his wishes, no services will be held.

Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.