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Wilma Sweat Blackwell
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1925
Death: Jan. 18, 2000

wife of James D. Blackwell and the daughter of Nettie Virginia Hodges and Hance Sweat.


OBITUARY
The Florida Times Union
Jacksonville, Duval County, FL
Thursday, 20 January 2000
Wilma Sweat Blackwell, 74, passed away on Tuesday January 18, 2000 at Baptist Medical Center, Jacksonville. She was a native and life long resident of Macclenny. She was a member of the Church of God of Baldwin. She is preceded in death by her husband, James D. Survivors include her daughters, Loretta (Butch) Rowe of Macclenny, and Kim Maddox of White Springs; sons, James Samuel (Sammy) Blackwell of Sanderson and Claude (Wayne) Blackwell of Macclenny; brother, Johnny Sweat of Baldwin; sisters, Mandy Wainright of Jacksonville, Toria Higginbotham of Maxville, Alma Hopps, Bernice Raulerson, Shirley Rhoden and Sally Cox all of St. Augustine; grandchildren, B.J. Rowe, and Mandy Canaday; and 1 great grandson, Avery Canaday. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, January 21, at 11 AM in the Church of God of Macclenny with Rev. Johnnie Anderson and Rev. Doug Cercy, officiating. Interment will be in South Prong Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, (today) from 5 PM until 9 PM at the funeral home. Arrangements by FRASER FUNERAL HOME, Macclenny. 
 
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 Parents:
  Hansford "Hance" Allen Sweat (1889 - 1972)
  Nettie Virginia Hodges Sweat (1896 - 1974)
 
 Spouse:
  James Decker Blackwell (1928 - 1988)
 
 Children:
  James Samuel Blackwell (1962 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruby Sweat Hodges (1908 - 1931)**
  Missouri Sweat (1910 - 1911)**
  Alfred Sweat (1913 - 1973)**
  Alma Odella Sweat Hopps (1923 - 2000)*
  Wilma Sweat Blackwell (1925 - 2000)
  Mandy Sweat Wainwright (1926 - 2000)*
  Bernice Sweat Raulerson (1930 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
South Prong Cemetery
Sanderson
Baker County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Joe and Stephanie Grohol
Record added: Apr 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14066903
Wilma <i>Sweat</i> Blackwell
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Wilma <i>Sweat</i> Blackwell
Added by: Jeanne Hinds
 
Wilma <i>Sweat</i> Blackwell
Added by: Jeanne Hinds
 
 
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To a sweet little lady...rest now!
- Linda Davis
 Added: May. 10, 2010

- Vera Mikell Sodek
 Added: Jan. 11, 2009
 
 
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