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John David Blackard
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1897
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1973
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA


John Blackard, 75, of 813 Dixie St. died Sunday at Chickasawba Hospital.

A lifelong resident of Blytheville, his parents were pioneer residents of Blytheville and his father owned one of the city's first businesses.

He leaves his widow, Mrs Gillie Grisham Blackard of Blytheville; one son, Carl Blackard of Blytheville; one daughter, Mrs. Mary Weber of San Diego; one sister, Mrs. Evia Spencer of Blytheville; three grandchildren.

Services will be Tuesday at 4 P.M. in Cobb Funeral Home chapel. Mr. David Webb and the Rev. Harold Thompson will officiate with burial in Elmwood Cemetery.

WW1 Draft Card - Medium build and height, Black Hair, Black eyes 1918 residence: Short, Tishomingo Co, MS
Family links: 
  John W. Blackard (1855 - 1900)
  Mary Short Blackard (1872 - 1921)
  Gillie Grisham Blackard (1898 - 1988)
  Carl G. Blackard (1919 - 2003)*
  Mack Carrol Blackard (1886 - 1934)*
  Willie D. Blackard (1893 - 1931)*
  John David Blackard (1897 - 1973)
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Rebecca Moss
Originally Created by: Paula Ferrer
Record added: Sep 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59284029
John David Blackard
Added by: Paula Ferrer
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Salute To Our Veterans Who Sacrificed So Much For So Many. Forever In The Loving Arms Of Our Heavenly Father.
- Sue Moore-Hardy
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014

 Added: Dec. 3, 2010

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