David Richard Blackwell, 96, passed away June 2, 2015 at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Friday, June 5, 2015 at Mountain Creek Baptist Church by the Rev. Johnny Richards. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.
He is survived by a son, Eugene (Joy) Blackwell, two daughters; Deloris Owens (John) and Joyce Cifers (Ben), a sister, Ruth Coats (Alfred) and nine grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Thursday, June 4, 2015 from 6:30 – 8:30 P.M. at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times the home.
Online condolences can be made to www.eakesfuneral home.com Select obits.