|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1929|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 2012|
YVONNE BRADFORD BLACKERBY, 83, of Siloam Springs, Arkansas, died April 18, 2012, at Siloam Springs Memorial Hospital, Benton, Arkansas.
Born January 11, 1929, in Baron, Oklahoma, she was the daughter of Vernon Richard Bradford and Nona Sloan Bradford. She graduated from Oklahoma Baptist Hospital in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and worked for 25 years as a high school nurse for the Duncan Public School. She married Russell Blackerby on November 3, 1950, in Marlow, Oklahoma. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, in Siloam Springs.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, David Bradford, and one sister, Verlene Knepp.
Survivors include her husband, Russell of the home; two sons, John R. Blackerby II and wife Virginia of Wellborn, Florida, and David A. Blackerby and wife Deborah of San Antonio, Texas; four grandchildren, John R. Blackerby III of Miami, Florida, Aaron Blackerby of Austin, Texas, Lacey Blackerby of Weott, California, and Diane Helmer of China Lake, California; two great-grandchildren, Evan Blackerby of Miami, Florida, and Hannah Helmer of China Lake, California; one brother, Ben Bradford and wife Merleen of Catoosa, Oklahoma; and one sister, Imadene Olinger and husband Richard of Baron, Oklahoma.
Memorial services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at First Presbyterian Church, Siloam Springs, with Rev. Breck Castleman officiating. Private committal will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Siloam Springs.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, Siloam Springs.
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Jean
Record added: Apr 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89084436
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