Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Blackwells in:
 • Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
 • Spartanburg
 • Spartanburg County
 • South Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Ola Beatrice Geddes Blackwell
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 30, 1918
Death: Apr. 21, 2001
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA

Ola Beatrice (Geddes) Blackwell, 82, of Spartanburg, died Saturday, April 21, 2001, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

A native of Inman, she was the daughter of the late General G. Geddes and Savannah (Wilkerson) Geddes. She was the last surviving member of 11 children.

A member of Arcadia Free Will Baptist Church and a retired textile employee, she was also retired from Insulation Fabricators Pump Pressor.

Survivors include three daughters, Janice K. Dunagan, Brenda B. Blackwell and Judy B. Rogers, all of Spartanburg; 10 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son, Ronnie Blackwell.

The family received friends 1:00 to 1:45 p.m. Monday, April 23, 2001 at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, prior to the service.

Graveside services followed at 2:00 p.m. at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Kenneth Cash.

Published: Monday, April 23, 2001
Spartanburg Herald Journal
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  General G. Geddes (1874 - 1951)
  Savannah W. Geddes (1882 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Lawrence W. Blackwell (1918 - 1998)
 
 Children:
  Janice Kay Blackwell Dunagan (1946 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillie Mae Geddes Lankford (1903 - 1976)*
  Maude Geddes Cothran (1905 - 1988)*
  Corrie Geddes Thrift (1907 - 1984)*
  Frederick Washington Geddes (1909 - 1963)*
  Savannah Geddes McCombs (1913 - 1992)*
  Ola Beatrice Geddes Blackwell (1918 - 2001)
  James General Geddes (1920 - 1985)*
  Ruth Geddes Powers (1924 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Patricia
Record added: Oct 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99402824
Ola Beatrice <i>Geddes</i> Blackwell
Added by: Patricia
 
Ola Beatrice <i>Geddes</i> Blackwell
Cemetery Photo
Added by: David ~ Effie
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service