|Birth: ||Sep. 19, 1925|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 2010|
LITTLETON -- Charles Vaston Blackburn, 84, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids. He was a native of Columbus County, the son of the late Hilton Blackburn and Mary Polk Blackburn. He was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Blackburn and three sisters, Thelma Spivey, Louise Graham, and Edith Gray Watts.
Charles was a former employee of Fox/Holsum Bakery for 34 years, was a United States Navy veteran having served in World War II and a member of the American Legion.
Final rites will be held at Enterprise Baptist Church Wednesday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Darren Lambert officiating. A graveside service will be held Thursday, Jan. 14 at 2 p.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Tabor City. Visitation will be held Tuesday, Jan. 12 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Blaylock Funeral Home in Littleton and on Thursday, Jan. 14 from 1-2 p.m. at Inman Funeral Home in Tabor City.
Survivors include three sons, Tim Blackburn of Littleton, Mark Blackburn, and Terry Blackburn, both of Wilmington; a brother, Robert Blackburn of Whiteville; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to World Changers at Enterprise Baptist Church, Littleton, N.C. 27850
Samuel Hilton Blackburn (1900 - 1982)
Mary Elizabeth Polk Blackburn (1903 - 1992)
Thelma Elizabeth Blackburn Spivey (1921 - 2002)*
Louise Blackburn Graham (1923 - 2009)*
Charles Vaston Blackburn (1925 - 2010)
Paul Ray Blackburn (1927 - 2004)*
John Robert Blackburn (1930 - 2010)*
Edith Grey Blackburn Watts (1933 - 1998)*
Forest Lawn Baptist Church Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Andrew Blackburn
Record added: Jan 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46578638