Whitesburg KY

Road to honor 5 Blankenship brothers

A road dedication will be held at 2 p.m. on May 28 at Rocky Hollow Road in Burdine to honor the five Blankenship brothers, all of whom served in World War II.

The brothers, Frank, Gilbert, Maxwell, Willard, and the late Bennet Blankenship, have a combined total of 109 years of military service. The City of Jenkins has ordered a commemorative sign to be placed near Rocky Hollow Road.

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