Mary Catherine Smith Blackmon

  • Birth 22 Dec 1940
  • Death 19 Feb 2007
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 18563788

Mary Catherine Smith-Blackmon was called home on Monday, March 19, 2007.

Mrs. Blackmon was born Dec. 22, 1940 in Palestine, Texas to her parents Etta Mae Mims and Willie Smith Sr.

She leaves to cherish precious memories of her life with her husband, Hurley Blackmon Jr.; father, Willie Smith Sr. of Palestine; one daughter, Debra Blackmon-Hollie (Dwayne) of Houston; Godson, Nelson Peterson of Oklahoma City, Okla.; sisters, Sheila Morrison (Tyrone) and Linda Smith, both of Palestine, Vanessa Foreman (David) of Tyler, and Jackie Smith of Houston; two grandchildren, Jermain Turner and Brittany Hollie; two Godchildren, Chanel and Tre' Childs of Pensacola, Fla.; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Special friends are Eva Lois Yarbrough of Palestine and Joan Runels of Oklahoma City, Okla.

A viewing will be held from noon to 2:45 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at Grant Chapel AME Church,708 W. South St. in Palestine. The service will follow at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at the church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Community Funeral Home of Waxahachie.

Palestine Herald-Press Mar 23, 2007

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