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Buford Cleo Blacksher
Birth: Jun. 11, 1916
Nacogdoches County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 2004
Nacogdoches
Nacogdoches County
Texas, USA

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.

 
 
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 Parents:
  David Herbert Blacksher (1895 - 1979)
  Myrtle Bass Blacksher (1898 - 1990)
 
 Spouses:
  Rosalie Barr Blacksher (1915 - 2010)*
  Lois Lessie Bean Blacksher (1917 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  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)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"FATHER"
 
Burial:
Autumn Oaks Memorial Park
Orange
Orange County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Judy Blacksher
Originally Created by: jrrmr910
Record added: Dec 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10058208
Buford Cleo Blacksher
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Buford Cleo Blacksher
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Buford Cleo Blacksher
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