Dorothy C. "Tookie" Blankenship, 69, passed away Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 in a local hospital. She was a former employee of Dixie Yarn and was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her brother, Cobb Colvard. Survivors include her two sons, Tim (Debbie) Blankenship and Scott Blankenship; four grandsons, Anthony (Melissa), Daniel, Max and Matt; great-grandchild, Aydin; sister, Loretta Hale; and brother, Wayne Colvard. Condolences may be sent to www.lane-southcrestchapel.com Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 7, at 2 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the funeral home. Arrangements by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home and Crematory located at the end of Historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.