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In Memory Of Our Poets

Blanche Jones (Broughter) (1924-2016) - Class Of 1943

Blanche Jones Brougher Obituary

Blanche Jones Brougher, age 92, of Montgomery, Alabama, passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Angels for the Elderly in Montgomery, where she resided for the past 3 years. Visitation will be held on Friday, January 6, 2017 from 1:00PM - 2:00PM at Leak Memory Chapel, with graveside services beginning at 2:00PM at Greenwood Cemetery with Minister Keith Gambill officiating. Mrs. Brougher was born in Montgomery to Dr. William Henry and Sue Borders Jones, their 5th child and only daughter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Paul, Jim, Bill and Bob Jones, along with her husbands, Parker Langley, Julius Langston, Tony Taliaferro, and also by her beloved Roy Brougher. She graduated from Sydney Lanier High School in 1941. She owned and operated her own beauty salon in downtown Montgomery for many years. She was a member of Highland Avenue Baptist Church and Mt. Miegs Baptist Church. Blanche is survived by her son, James (Martha) Langston, of Crystal River, FL; granddaughters, Sandra (Michael) Poucher and Heather White, both of Florida, and 4 great-grandsons, Joshua (Brittni) Langston White, Bobby White, Matthew White and Ethan Poucher. She is also survived by her niece, Kathryn Jones Smith (Carl) and nephew, Greg Jones, both of Montgomery, and numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating in her name to your favorite charity.


Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on Jan. 4, 2017.