Blanton, Elizabeth, age 83, of Middletown, passed away Monday, January 7, 2019 at Atrium Medical Center. She was born March 11, 1935 in Middletown, OH to Lanie and Maude (Parker) Tusing. She worked at Meijer’s for 18 years, retiring in 2017. Elizabeth is survived by her son, Lee (Lynn) Blanton; daughters, Shari Pfeiffer, Susan (Kyle) Whitehead, Sandra (Ralph) Marsh; daughter-in-law, Betty Blanton; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jack Blanton; son, Matt Blanton; brothers, Lanie Tusing, Clarence Tusing, Thomas Tusing; son-in-law, Dale Pfeiffer. Visitation will be held Saturday, January 12, 2018 from 11:00-1:00 pm at Baker-Stevens-Parramore Funeral Home, 6850 Roosevelt Avenue, Middletown, OH 45005. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 1:00 pm at the funeral home. Interment will be at Butler County Memorial Park. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bakerstevensparramore.com.