Jessie Bell <I>Key</I> Blackwell

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Jessie Bell Key Blackwell

  • Birth 23 Dec 1923
  • Death 13 Jul 2008 Hephzibah, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 28288180

Retired Dietician Hephzibah GA.Mrs.Jessie Bell Key Blackwell 84 entered peacefully into rest with her family by her bedside Sunday, July 13, 2008, after a 6 year battle with Cancer at her residence. Graveside services will be held in Hillcrest Memorial Park on Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at 10:00 A.M., with Mr. Leon Gentry officiating. She was preceded in death by her brother, Frank Key, sisters, Elnora Lucky and Genelle Kirkland, daughter, Martha Faye Baldowski and her son Lonnie Edward Blackwell. Survivors include her daughters, Annette Combs and her husband Pete of Hephzibah and Judith Laverne Blackwell of Augusta; son, Harry Stone and his wife Evelyn of Hephzibah; sister, Alice Schlein of Augusta; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She also leaves behind three very caring nieces Dorthann Cooper, Lucille Loveridge, Alma Lucky and two loyal supportive friends throughout her illness Willie and Elizabeth Williams. Mrs. Blackwell was born in Hephzibah to the late Jesse and Fairy Key. She was a graduate of Hephzibah High School and a retired Chief Dietician from Gracewood State School and Hospital. She attended the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Hephzibah faithfully and was baptized in 1950 as one of Jehovah's Witnesses. Jessie loved nature and had her property turned into a Wildlife Perserve, called 'Jesse's Woods' in honor of her father. She loved playing the guitar, piano, eating fried fish and sitting on her porch swing. The family would like to thank Trinity Hospice, Brenda, Cindy, Marie and Janice for assisting us with the care and her medical needs and all of those who called regularly. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Worldwide Bible Education Work 'Watchtower' c/o Treasurers Office 35 Columbia Heights Brooklyn, NY 11201-2485. Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906


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  • Created by: Gods Special Angel
  • Added: 14 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28288180
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jessie Bell Key Blackwell (23 Dec 1923–13 Jul 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28288180, citing Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Gods Special Angel (contributor 46919795) .