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Laurel flight attendant adds a down-home style to the skies
Laurel flight attendant adds a down-home style to the skies

When she's winging it, Beverly Bleything finds herself in the limelight. The South Laurel resident, a flight attendant for Southwest Airlines, is a magnet for commentary from curious passengers whose safety, first and foremost, she is there to emphasize and re-emphasize. "You have the most relaxing, calming voice." "You're sassy." "You look like Carol Burnett." "I mean no disrespect, but will you say 'kiss my grits' "? "What river is that? Where are we?" On the last two questions, Bleything says "sure" to the first and repeats the line made famous on the late '70s, early '80s sitcom...

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