Johns-Ridout's Mortuary-Elmwood Chapel & Elmwood Cemetery & Mausoleum
800 Dennison Ave Sw, Birmingham, AL
Ervin Wayne Blanks
January 2, 1952 – October 5, 2019
Ervin Wayne Blanks “Wayne” age 67, born 01/02/1952 passed away on October 5, 2019 after a long illness with his family at his side. He is survived by his mother Sammie Faye Roberts and his sister Wanda LeMay (Tom). He attended Ensley High School and the majority of his career was spent in construction. He is survived by his two daughters Danae Chiaudano and Daniellie Murphy and their children, two sons Justin Dowdell and Deston Chiaudano, his two cousins Jane Lawrence and JoAnn Ethredge (Lee), his niece Wendy Blanton (Shane) and his step-brothers and step-sisters. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held on October 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Ridout’s Elmwood Chapel. Memorial services and burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Rev Allen Murphy officiating. The family would like to thank Compassus Hospice in Irondale for the loving care given by all of the nurses and staff. In lieu of flowers a donation to St. Jude’s Hospital or charity of your choice will be appreciated.
- Celebration of Life Gathering Saturday, October 12, 2019
- Celebration of Life Memorial Service Saturday, October 12, 2019