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Ozias Theodore Blitch, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1876
Middleburg
Clay County
Florida, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1956
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA

OBITUARY
From the files of Dora North
Probably The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville, Duval County, FL
Funeral services for Ozias T. Blitch, Sr., of 2887 Lenox Ave. were held at 3 pm Tuesday in the Memorial Chapel of Seashole Funeral Parlors. The Rev. Alan R. Chalmers, Episcopal minister of Green Cove Springs, officiated, assisted by the Rev. Leslie E. Sanders, pastor of Woodlawn Baptist Church. Pallbearers were Jimmy Riddle, Don Poole, Randolph Boree, Marvin Pace and Clarence Holland. Interment was in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Blitch died Sunday afternoon in a Jacksonville hospital. He was a native of Middleburg, born there April 1, 1876 and came to Jacksonville in 1941 from Orange Park. Prior to his retirement, Mr. Blitch was a farmer. Surviving are one son, Ozias T. Blitch, Jr. of Jacksonville, two daughters, Mrs. M. W. Joyner of Darlington SC and Mrs. Susan Elizabeth Fitzgerald of Walnut, Kan; two sisters, Mrs. Alma Greer of Atlanta, Ga., and Mrs. Pearl Brooker of Green Cove Springs; four brothers, F. L. Blitch of Jacksonville; H. C. Blitch of Fairfax, Ala., R. E. Blitch of Coral Gables and R. H. Blitch of Qunicy and three grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Blitch (1852 - 1932)
  Elizabeth Estillee Hall Blitch (1852 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Kate Watson Blitch (1877 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Susan Elizabeth Blitch Fitzgerald (1904 - 1967)*
  Ozias Theodore Blitch (1907 - 1986)*
  Watson Armel Blitch (1913 - 1946)*
  Anna Kate Blitch Joyner (1921 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ozias Theodore Blitch (1876 - 1956)
  William Ivey Blitch (1878 - 1950)*
  Henry Clinton Blitch (1880 - 1963)*
  Faro Lafait Blitch (1883 - 1963)*
  Rayford Elbert Blitch (1885 - 1959)*
  Verlinda Alma Blitch Geer (1888 - 1965)*
  Leila Pearl Blitch Brooker (1890 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA
 
Maintained by: Ann Parkinson
Originally Created by: Ronnie Davis
Record added: Mar 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18534428
Ozias Theodore Blitch, Sr
Added by: Ann Parkinson
 
Ozias Theodore Blitch, Sr
Added by: Ronnie Davis
 
Ozias Theodore Blitch, Sr
Added by: Ronnie Davis
 
 
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