|Birth: ||Jun. 11, 1916|
|Death: ||Apr. 5, 2004|
Buford Cleo Blacksher
PVT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
Buford was born in Pisgah Community, Nacogdoches, County, Texas to David H. and Myrtle Ludie (Bass) Blacksher.
He was a former resident of Jasper and Mauriceville, Texas and served our country in the United States Army during World War II.
He was a member of the Parkway Baptist Church, Bronson, Texas, and the C.C.C. (Civilian Conservation Corp) and was a member of Masonic Lodge No. 1345 A.F. and A.M., Bridge City, Texas. This year he was given a courtesy presentation of his 50 year pin by Miliam Lodge #2 A.F. and A.M., Nacogdoches. He was also a member of the Scottish Rite Free Masonry Valley of Galveston Orient of Texas, and the Bethel Cemetery Association Committee. He was a welder and retired from Gulf Oil Corporation in Port Arthur, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his baby brother; and his first wife of fifty three years Lois Bean Blacksher.
Survivors include his wife, Rosalie Barr Simmons Blacksher of Nacogdoches, Texas; son, Keve Blacksher and wife Judy, of Newton, Texas; daughter, Kay Shannon and husband Joe of Mauriceville, Texas; brothers, Huford Blacksher, Alonzo Blacksher and wife Margie, Robert Blacksher and wife Nancy and Jim Tom Blacksher and wife Earleen; sister, Marcelle Deloach; five grandsons, Keve C. Blacksher, Jr., Gary Michael Blacksher, Joe Shannon III, Timothy A. Shannon and George L. Shannon; four great-grandchildren, Blain C. Blacksher, Trac Shannon, Kaitlynn C. Blacksher and Caleb J. Blacksher.
David Herbert Blacksher (1895 - 1979)
Myrtle Bass Blacksher (1898 - 1990)
Rosalie Barr Blacksher (1915 - 2010)*
Lois Lessie Bean Blacksher (1917 - 1990)*
Buford Cleo Blacksher (1916 - 2004)
Huford Leo Blacksher (1918 - 2008)*
Lonzo H. Blacksher (1920 - 2008)*
Robert Aaron Blacksher (1922 - 2006)*
Marcelle Blacksher DeLoach (1925 - 2016)*
Infant Son Blacksher (1931 - 1931)*
Autumn Oaks Memorial Park
Maintained by: Judy Blacksher
Originally Created by: jrrmr910
Record added: Dec 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10058208