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 Dorothy Maud <I>Harp</I> Blackwell

Dorothy Maud Harp Blackwell

Death 25 Apr 1990 (aged 74)
Burial Mer Rouge, Morehouse Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 68242247 · View Source
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Married William Thomas "Bill" Blackwell of Mangham, Louisiana, at the Mer Rouge Methodist Churcch, Rev. J.A. McCormack officiating on 20 July, 1938. Mr. Bill owned part of Blackwell Golden Funeral Home. I believe that Miss Dorothy worked for the Village of Mer Rouge.

Daughter of Thomas Young Harp (author of "My Kinfolk") and Flora Alberta (Degelow) Harp

Granddaugher of Demarquis Ellis "Mark" Harp and Willie Ann (Green) Harp

Dorothy's children:
1. Mary Alberta Blackwell (b. 6 Nov 1940)
2. William Thomas Blackwell (b. 7 January 1944)
3. John Felton Blackwell (b. 14 July 1945)
4. Richard Harp Blackwell (b. 3 Feb 1947)

Info from T.Y.Harp's "My Kinfolk" and "Known Burials of Morehouse Parish"

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  • Created by: Bonnie Sisson Manning
  • Added: 11 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68242247
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Maud Harp Blackwell (7 Feb 1916–25 Apr 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68242247, citing Bonne Idee Cemetery, Mer Rouge, Morehouse Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Sisson Manning (contributor 47311181) .