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Homer L "Pawpaw" Black
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1929, USA
Death: May 4, 2013
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA


LIBERTY, NC - Homer "Pawpaw" Black, 83, of Liberty died on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the Hospice Home of Alamance-Caswell.

He was born on November 2, 1929 to the late Kivett and Verdie Swing Black.

He graduated from Nathanael Greene School and was a lifelong member of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church in Kimesville.

He retired from Beamon Corporation in May of 1995 after 30 years of service.

Surviving is his wife of 55 years, Virginia Southern Black; two daughters, Sheila Black Ervin and Carol Black Underwood; two grandsons, Jonathan and Cameron Ervin; and two granddaughters, April and Erica Underwood, "adopted grandson", Alex Cheek; brother-in-law, Cecil Jones; a special friend, Billy Edwards; and nieces and nephews.

Homer was preceded in death by his sister, Mildred Jones and his brother, Winfred Black.

A funeral service was held on Wednesday, May 8 at 2 pm at Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 4400 Alamance Church Road, officiated by Rev. Chuck Ireson; burial followed in the church cemetery.

Memorial contribution may be made to the:
Hospice and Palliative Care Center
of Alamance-Caswell
918 Chapel Hill Road
Burlington, NC 27215

or to:
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church
4400 Alamance Church Road
Liberty, NC 27298


~ SOURCE: Loflin Funeral Home of Liberty

Family links: 
  Kivett Black (____ - 1977)
  Verdie Swing Black (1902 - 1986)
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Cemetery
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.95002, -79.55172
Created by: KATHY
Record added: Jul 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113507519
Homer L Pawpaw Black
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Homer L Pawpaw Black
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May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace, Mr. Black!
 Added: Jul. 8, 2013

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