Larry Eugene Blackburn
Published 1:23 pm Tuesday, February 15, 2022
Larry Eugene Blackburn, age 77, passed away Feb. 14, 2022.
He was born Nov. 16, 1944 in Wilkes County to the late Harley Blackburn and Vergie Hayes Dimmette. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his 1st wife, Lucille Troutman Christie; 2nd wife, Carolyn Bennett Blackburn; and his faithful K9 companion, “Tiny”.
Survivors: his daughter, Teresa (David) Calhoun; and his sister, Mary Kent.
Mr. Blackburn loved fishing, playing with his pup “Tiny” and going to the mountains. In his younger years, he enjoyed hunting with his father.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022 from 1-2 p.m. at Liberty UMC Cemetery. A graveside service will follow at 2 with Pastor James Ward officiating.
The family would like to express their fullest gratitude to the staff of Davie Nursing and Rehabilitation and a special thank you to Larry’s favorite CNA “Deb” for the loving care shown to Larry.
Memorials: Heaven Bound Full Gospel Ministry Church, 2280 Hwy 64 W., Mocksville, NC 27028.
Online condolences: www.gentryfuneralservice.com.