March 5, 2011
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 3/8/2011 14:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 3/9/2011 11:00:00
James Junior Blackburn, age 84, resident of Willard, passed away on March 5, 2011 at the St. Vincent Mercy Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. He was born on February 26, 1927 in Endicott, KY to the late James and Alice (Derosit) Blackburn. James loved all types of nature, music, the outdoors, gardening, and everything he collected held a special memory.
James is survived by three sons, Kenneth (Joyce) Blackburn of Pippa Passes, KY, Dallas (Delia) Blackburn of Monroeville, OH and Donald (Ellen) Blackburn of Willard, OH; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and one brother, Raymond Blackburn of Allen, KY.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Mable Blackburn whom he wed on July 17, 1948 and passed away on February 27, 2007; his parents, James H. (Buddie) and Alice Blackburn; two sisters, Bertha Sellards and Emma Jane Roarke and seven brothers, Cecil Blackburn, Aderon Blackburn, Clyde Blackburn, Lewis Blackburn, Amos Blackburn, Emeral Blackburn and Russell Blackburn.
Friends may call on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, OH from 2:00 to 8:00 PM. The funeral service will be on Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at the funeral home at 11:00 AM with Pastor Ricky Branham officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Willard, OH. Memorials can be made to the Ripley Chapel Church. Online condolences can be left at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
May GOD bless each of you in this time of sorrow,its a very sad time when there’s a death
but the good LORD doesn’t want us to be ,we are
all suppose to rejoyce he is going to a place he
will never die again and walk the streets of gold
i am a friend and a sister in the LORD of brother
Ray Blackburn, we attend the Endicott Freewill
Baptist Church here in Endicott, Kentucky
MAY GOD BLESS YOU ALL, our thoughts and prayers are with you all Tammy, Lonzo and Jacob Jervis.
joe & d rod sorry to hear about your grandpa
Kenneth and family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. Please know that I send my love and prayers to each of you. May God Bless you and keep his arms around each of you during this difficult time.
Kenneth I am sorry to here the loss of your dad I loss my dad two years ago. May God Bless you and your family.
I would like to send out my sincere condolences on the loss of your father and grandfather Mr. Blackburn. May god bless you all and help you through this difficult time. Tracey Strong