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Luther Charles "Luke" Blizzard
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1918
Santa Rita
Grant County
New Mexico, USA
Death: May 18, 1989
Heber Springs
Cleburne County
Arkansas, USA

Luther Charles Blizzard was born October 3, 1918 in Santa Rita , New Mexico, Grant County. In 1920 the town had a population of 6000 people. It was famous for its copper mining. It is now a ghost town. His parents were Charles Mack Blizzard born 1-5-1894 in Jackson County, Alabama and Inez Patterson born 1896 in Bee Branch Arkansas. Inez died on 9-24- 1935 in Pulaski County, Arkansas and is buried in Bee Branch Cemetery in Bee Branch, Arkansas. His father Charles Mack Blizzard died 2-8-1972 in Wheeler Texas. After Luke's mother died , he lived with his grandparents(The James Rice Pattersons) in Bee Branch. Luke was town constable for a long time there. After his grandparents died, he continued to live in the old Patterson house( his grandfather had left it to him) as a bachelor. In 1978 at the age of 60 , he married Geda Nadine Johnston Burroughs, and acquried a whole new family. She had 8 children and several grandchildren. They were married almost 12 years when he died. He is buried beside his mother Inez in the Bee Branch Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles M Blizzard (1894 - 1972)
  Inez Patterson (1896 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Geda Nadine Johnston Burroughs-Blizzard (1930 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bee Branch Cemetery
Bee Branch
Van Buren County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: 2nd Row.
 
Maintained by: Alice Burroughs-Shipley
Originally Created by: Buddy
Record added: Jul 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14871853
Luther Charles Luke Blizzard
Added by: Beckie (Carter) Williams
 
Luther Charles Luke Blizzard
Added by: Beckie (Carter) Williams
 
Luther Charles Luke Blizzard
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- margarett
 Added: Jul. 20, 2013

- Alice Burroughs-Shipley
 Added: Jun. 7, 2012

- Kinfolk
 Added: Jun. 1, 2011
 
 
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