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Maria Francis Mefford Blackwell
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1924
Glenarm
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 2012
Harrisburg
Saline County
Illinois, USA

Maria Francis Blackwell
Born in Glenarm, Illinois on Mar. 1, 1924
Departed on Mar. 29, 2012 and resided in Eldorado, IL.

Maria Francis Blackwell, 88, of Eldorado, passed away Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at Shawnee Rose Care Center in Harrisburg.

Maria was born in Glenarm, IL on March 1, 1924, a daughter of the late Julia F. (Dewitt) and W. A. Mefford.

She was a member of Land Street Church of God in Harrisburg.

She worked as a LPN in Branson, MO prior to retirement.

She was the widow of Harvey Leon Blackwell who preceded her in death.

Maria is survived by a son, David Arnold, of MO; a sister, Francis Garland, of Springfield and two grandchildren.

In addition to he parents and husband she was preceded in death by a son Billy Arnold and a sister Nellie E. Snowden.

Graveside Services at Wolf Creek Cemetery at 10:00 am on Saturday, March 31st, 2012 with Rev. Paul Taylor officiating. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harvey Leon Blackwell (1919 - 2008)
 
Burial:
Wolf Creek Cemetery
Eldorado
Saline County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: AZLITE
Record added: Mar 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87611695
Maria Francis <i>Mefford</i> Blackwell
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