Frances P. Blalock



LANCASTER, SC ~ Mrs. Frances Preslar Blalock, age 83, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Springs Memorial Hospital. She was born July 26, 1934 in Marshville, NC, a daughter of the late Leroy Clyde Preslar and Junnie Frances Carpenter Presler. Mrs. Blalock was a member of the Springs Senior Citizens Club and First United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Blalock is survived by a daughter, Wanda Kay Blalock; a son, Aaron Blalock both of Lancaster; a brother, Graham Preslar and his wife, Judy of Marshville, NC; one granddaughter, Crystal Ard and her husband, Rev. Kevin Ard; and two great grandchildren, Josiah and Matthias Ard of Orangeburg, SC.

Mrs. Blalock was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William Jack Blalock; seven brothers, Leroy Preslar, William Preslar, Alfred Preslar, Benjamin Preslar, Clarence Preslar, Grady Preslar and Butler Preslar; and four sisters, Nellie P. Yount, Blanche P. Trull, Josephine P. Taylor and Elizabeth P. Hayes.

The Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Mrs. Blalock will be 1:00 pm, Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Lancaster Memorial Park Mausoleum by Rev. Kevin Ard. The family will greet friends following the service.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, PO Box 608, Lancaster, SC 29721.