Brenda Kay Blankenship Felts,
76, of Oak Island, passed away peacefully on October 8, 2020, at her home. She was born in North Wilkesboro on Jan. 24, 1944. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Purnell Blankenship and Wilma Juanita Higgins Blankenship, and two brothers, Danny Lee Blankenship and William Ernest Blankenship.
She is survived by her three children, whom she loved dearly, Eddie (Kim) Felts of Oak Island, , Donna (Dan) Pelton of Brentwood, Tenn., and John (Robin) Felts of White House, Tenn.; and a brother, James (Ethel) Blankenship of Millers Creek. Kay had four grandchildren, Kayla (Tony) Gravely of Pompano Beach, Fla., Ryan (Morgan) Pelton of West End, Rachel Pelton of Charlotte and Ally Pelton of Brentwood, Tenn. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and many friends.
Kay retired from the Henry County Public School System in Ridgeway, Va., at the age of 53. She loved her family, her friends and lived her life to the fullest. Kay was a woman of strong Christian faith and we know that she now resides in her Heavenly home, walking on the streets of gold.
A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at Mountlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in North Wilkesboro, with the Rev. Tim Pruitt officiating. The family will receive friends
at Mountlawn Memorial Park from noon to 1 p.m. Friday prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller