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James Lee Blackburn
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1909
Rooks County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1977
Jefferson City
Cole County
Missouri, USA

Jefferson City News Tribune, March 1977

James Lee Blackburn, 67, of 101 E. Newton Ave., Eldon, died Monday, March 21, 1977, at Charles E. Still Hospital, Jefferson City. Funeral services for Mr. Blackburn will be held at 2 p.m. today (Thursday) at Phillips Funeral Home in Eldon.

He was born Oct. 18, 1909, in Rook County, Kansas, to Clarence Lee and Rosa Myrtie Harris. He was married March 14, 1931, at Eldon to Ruby Kallenbach, who survives.

Mr. Blackburn managed an MFA plant at Fortuna many years and was with the MFA plant at Eldon several years. At the time of his retirement in 1976 he was manager at the Eugene Anchor Mill. He was a member of the Saline Valley Church of Christ.

In addition to his wife he leaves a son, James D. Blackburn, Birmingham, Ala.; two sisters, Mrs. Helen Apperson, and Miss Mary Blackburn, both of Eldon; and four grandchildren.

Bro. Murl Nash, Bro. Ted Sewell and Bro. James Frisby will officiate at the services. Burial will be in the Tuscumbia Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Clarence Lee Blackburn (1888 - 1974)
  Rosa M. Harris Blackburn (1887 - 1966)
  Ruby M. Kallenbach Blackburn (1910 - 1978)*
  Mary Irene Blackburn (1907 - 1983)*
  James Lee Blackburn (1909 - 1977)
  Helen Dean Blackburn Apperson (1911 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Tuscumbia Cemetery
Miller County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Sherry Allen Hosford
Originally Created by: Nancy Arnold Thompson
Record added: Dec 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45251602
James Lee Blackburn
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