Willie Blanding, 64, was born on May 10, 1956, in Sumter, a son of the late Edward and Willie Mae Richardson Blanding. He departed this life on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at his residence in Sumter.

Public viewing will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at Job's Mortuary Annex.

Mr. Blanding will be placed in the church at 11 a.m. on Monday for viewing until the hour of service.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday at Salem Chapel & Heritage Center, 101 S. Salem Ave., Sumter, SC 29150. Interment will follow at Colclough Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at 5180 Burrows Road, Sumter, SC 29150.

Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., Sumter, is in charge of arrangements.

Online memorials may be sent to the family at jobsmortuary@sc.rr.com or visit us on the web at www.jobsmortuary.net.