Blanche C. Cullen, 94


Blanche C. Cullen, 94, of rural Dagsboro, Del., passed away peacefully on Friday, March 7, 2008, surrounded by her loving family, at Genesis Elder Care Nursing Home in Seaford, Del. She was a homemaker and farmer. She was a member of the Frankford United Methodist Church.

Cullen was preceded in death by her parents, Greensbery Lambert Shockley and Elizabeth (Steen) Shockley; her husband, John M. Cullen; and four children, Amos Cullen, Clinton Cullen, Anna Mae Davis and Theresa Collins. She is survived by her children, Lawrence Cullen of Roxana, Evelyn Davis of Parksley, Va., Alice Davidson of Dagsboro, Elaine Townsend of Seaford and Eva Tindall of Seaford; 18 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were scheduled for Wednesday, March 12, 2008, with burial in Mariner’s Bethel Cemetery in Ocean View, Del.