Dallas Ray Blackburn, 67, of Monroeville, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He was born on August 6, 1952 in Prestonsburg, Kentucky to the late James Junior and Mabel Lean (Blair) Blackburn.
Dallas attended Willard High School and then went on to work for John F. Stambaugh Farm for a number of years. He was most recently employed with R.S. Hanline Co., where he has worked since 1985. Dallas was a jack of all trades who enjoyed fishing, watching football, riding his four-wheeler and playing cards. A true family man, his most favorite times were those spent with his family.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 47 years, Delia (Vasquez) Blackburn; children, Dallas Jr. (Wendy) Blackburn, Daniel Ryan Blackburn (Christine Tennant), Dustin Blackburn (Heyzel Lovo), Joseph Blackburn (Skylre Van Meter) and Lester (Wendy) Ramey; 13 grandchildren; 2 brothers, Kenneth (Joyce) Blackburn of Pippa Passes, Kentucky and Donald (Ellen) Blackburn of Willard; uncle, James (Pam) Blair of Tennessee; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to this parents, Dallas was preceded in death by his infant brother, Daryl Blackburn; maternal grandparents, Verlie "Buck" and Jettie (Thompson) Blair; and paternal grandparents, James H. "Buddy" and Alice (Gray) Blackburn.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Friday, January 10, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard. Additional visitation will also be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of his funeral service at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Rev. Ricky Branham will officiate the service and burial will immediately follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Willard. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, St. Jude's Hospital or the Huron County Humane Society. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
Sue Ditz - Jan 15, 2020
Delia I am so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Rosie Reer - Jan 14, 2020
Delia and family, Sorry for your loss. I knew Dallas from working at Country Star. Always a pleasant customer. Rosie
Barb Charles - Jan 12, 2020
So sorry for your loss pray Gods puts his loveing arms around all of you and comfort you in this sad time
Tracey Lynn Strong - Jan 11, 2020
Delia and family, I am so sorry for your loss. God Bless you all and may he wrap his arms tightly around you all in your time of need. love you all.
Thresea - Jan 10, 2020
Delia and family,
Please accept our condolences on your loss. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Mike and Debbie Berry - Jan 10, 2020
Dallas, Wendy, and family... so sorry for your loss and you’ll be in our thoughts and prayers??
Linda Turner - Jan 9, 2020
I'm so sorry for your loss . He's no longer in pain. I know what you're going through. Sending my prayers for comfort. He was an amazing man. He'll be missed by many.
Denis & Roberta Rapp - Jan 9, 2020
Dallas you and your family has our deepest sympathies for your loss. May GOD give you comfort and peace. GOD BLESS
Denis & Roberta Rapp - Jan 9, 2020
Delia and family we are so sorry for your loss. You have our deepest sympathies. May GOD give you comfort and peace. GOD BLESS
Sherry Long - Jan 9, 2020
Delia and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are will all. God bless
Irene Casillas - Jan 9, 2020
My condolences to the family. Prayers are coming your way and know that you are loved.
Trena,Todd and Ethan Rahrig - Jan 9, 2020
Delia and family, We are so sorry foryour loss...holding all of you in our thoughts and prayers!
Maria (Susie) and Joe Perales - Jan 9, 2020
Delia no words to express my sincere condolences. Dallas fought a long battle but he is now with god were there is no pain and suffering... prayers for you and your family love you !
Trish Tarr - Jan 9, 2020
Delia and boys, so sorry to hear this. He fought a hard battle. Rest in peace Dallas. Thinking of you all during this difficult time. God Bless.
Dorothy Seidel - Jan 9, 2020
Sorry for your loss Delia, Walt has kept me informed all the time my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Anita louder / Blair - Jan 9, 2020
Sorry for the family's loss
Sandra Ramirez - Jan 9, 2020
My condolences to you and the family Delia! So sorry for your loss, prayers going out to you!??????
Linda Reed - Jan 9, 2020
You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Adrian & Marisela Lovo - Jan 9, 2020
We are very hurt by this loss as we also Love Mrs. DALLAS and Family a lot,Our prayers will be continue with the Family,Bless You
Terry Caudill - Jan 9, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace...
Deb Harwood - Jan 9, 2020
Dallas, Ryan and family, So sorry to hear of your father's death. Please accept my deepest sympathy. May God be with you during this difficult time.
Janet Hines - Jan 9, 2020
Delia and family. My heartfelt condolences for your loss. Peace and comfort for all.
Barb & Chuck Gerber - Jan 9, 2020
You and your family have our sincere condolences.we will continue to pray for you and ask for Gods strength and healing for all of you. Know that Dallas is in a better place looking down on you all.
Veldean gearheart - Jan 9, 2020
Delia & family: you have my condolences, with all my heart felt love and prayers.
Frank and Linda Mendoza - Jan 9, 2020
Our deepest condolences to you and family. May God give you strength. So sorry for your loss. Love you always
Amanda Branham - Jan 9, 2020
We are so sorry for your loss.
Rosalie Keesy - Jan 9, 2020
So sorry for your loss! Your all in my thoughts and prayers.
Josh, Ang & Mom(Deanna) - Jan 8, 2020
We treasure all the great memories we have had with all of you . He will be greatly missed by many of Us . He lives on not only in our hearts & memories but in our future with the Lord ! No words can take the pain of losing someone you love . Our prayers of comfort continue for all y'all in this trying time..... we love yins so very much.
Paula Bores Arnold - Jan 8, 2020
Delia, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. May God keep his loving arms around you.
Missy Sykes - Jan 8, 2020
DallS,Wendy & family, I’m so very sorry for your loss. I’ll be lifting your family in my prayers. Love you