|Birth: ||May 14, 1897|
|Death: ||Jun. 21, 2001|
Southern Missouri Obituary and Death Notice Collection - 19
Eathel May Blackman, daughter of the late Wesley Baker Bond and Matilda Richardson Bond was born at McLeansboro, Ill. on May 14, 1897, and died in the Dexter Memorial Hospital on June 21, 2001, at the age of 104.
She was united in marriage to Earl Blackman at Bloomfield on April 17, 1913. To this union six children were born. He preceded her in death on September 26, 1964.
Mrs. Blackman was a school teacher at White Oak School in Bernie for several years. She was a member of the Sugar Tree General Baptist Church of Bernie where she served as secretary and treasurer for 30 years. She also served as secretary and treasurer for the General Baptist Association for 40 years.
She is survived by two sons, O.E. Blackman of Bernie and Delmer E. Blackman of Dexter; 15 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by four daughters, Etoil Cayts, Vivian Botsch, Melba Blackman and Hazel Blackman.
Friends may call at the Rainey Funeral Home in Bernie on Saturday, June 23, from 5-8 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted in the Rainey Chapel in Bernie, Sunday, June 24, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Dell Blackman officiating. Interment will follow in the Bernie Cemetery with Rainey Funeral Home of Bernie in charge of arrangements.
Bio Info Courtesy of Juanita Sloan Lowrance
DOD June 21
(I had May 21)
Bio Info Courtesy of JEANIE EDWARDS BARKER
Wesley Baker Bond (1857 - 1935)
Matilda Cansada Richardson Bond (1861 - 1937)
Earl Blackman (1894 - 1964)
Oden E Blackman (1914 - 2004)*
Melba C. Blackman (1916 - 1918)*
Hazel L Blackman (1932 - 1993)*
Harry Bond (1885 - 1952)*
Eathel May Bond Blackman (1897 - 2001)
Samuel T. Bond (1901 - 1950)*
Bernie Memorial Cemetery
Plot: Section 1
Created by: Brent Gillespie
Record added: Apr 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25965117