- [S74] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume IV, 1987-1999, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 26 Dec 1987.
Gertruce McCroskey Blazer obituary
- [S78] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume I, 1930-1954, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 13 May 1968.
Kate Smith McCrosky obituary
- [S112] Census, 1930.
Name: Blanche Mccrosky
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: District 05, Sevier, Tennessee
Marital Status: Single
Estimated Birth Year: 1925
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Enumeration District Number: 0006
Family Number: 165
Sheet Number and Letter: 9B
Line Number: 55
NARA Publication: T626, roll 2271
Film Number: 2342005
Digital Folder Number: 4547919
Image Number: 00691
Household Gender Age
Parent Mark E Mccraskey M 44
Parent Catherene Mccraskey F 37
Lucile Mccraskey F 21
Willie D Mccrosky M 19
Gertrude Mccrosky F 14
Nelle G Mccrosky F 12
Ernest Mccrosky M 10
Blanche Mccrosky F 5
- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 21 Oct 2011.
Blanche McCroskey Tarver Gulyash
December 06, 1924 - October 21, 2011
Birthplace: Sevier Co., TN
Resided In: Sevierville Tennessee USA
Visitation: October 24, 2011
Service: October 24, 2011
Cemetery: Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens
Blanche McCroskey Tarver Gulyash, age 86, of Sevierville, TN graduated to heaven on Friday, October 21, 2011. She was born to Kate and Mack McCroskey on Dec. 6, 1924.
She lived many years in Ukiah and Santa Rosa, CA before moving back to Sevierville in 1991. During her lifetime, she worked for the FBI in Washington DC, as secretary to an Ophthalmologist in CA. ,and for the Social Security Office in CA. She was an active member of Holy Cross Church for many years. She was a volunteer at the former “Fort Sanders Sevier Medical Center” now LeCount Medical Center, a supporter of Alzheimers of TN, and Walter State Community College.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Eugene Tarver and second husband Dr. Joseph Gulyash, brothers; William, Ernest , and Wayne McCroskey, sisters; Lucille McCroskey, Dora McCroskey, Gertrude Blazer and Nelle Hardin.
Survivors include daughters and husbands; Shirley and William Sage of Lake Wales, FL and Donna and Carl Duke of Shelton, WA. Four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Sister; Alma McCroskey Curtis of Sevierville. Sister-in-law; Lorene Bogner of Ukiah, CA
Special thanks to Mountain Brook Assisted Living staff and care givers and also Amedisys Hospice Service.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to Alzheimer of TN , 2270 Southerland Ave. Suite 202 Knoxville, TN 37919 or The American Cancer Society in care of Emily Kile, 803 Dolly Parton Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862 or the charity of your choice.
The family will receive friends 1-2 PM Monday with a funeral service to follow at 2 PM at First United Methodist Church in Sevierville with Rev. Bruce Adams and Rev. Drew Henry officiating. Entombment will follow in the Holy Cross Mausoleum at Smoky Mt. Memory Gardens. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home in Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com).