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Gladys Marie Hardin Blackburn

  • Birth 16 May 1922 Clarendon, Donley County, Texas, USA
  • Death Mar 2012
  • Burial Clarendon, Donley County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 86523116

FUNERAL SERVICES - will be held Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 2:00 PM in the First United Presbyterian Church in Clarendon with Rev. Nancy Ruff officiating.

INTERMENT - Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon, Texas.

Arrangements are by Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.

Gladys was born May 16, 1922, in Donley Co., Texas to Frank & Marie Corder Hardin. After high school, Mrs. Blackburn attended Texas Tech and then afterwards taught school at Goodnight. She married Charles Edward Blackburn on March 2, 1944 in Goodnight. After their marriage she no longer taught school, but rather devoted her time to the home and to her children. She served on the PTA, Band Boosters, and numerous other school organizations. Mrs. Blackburn was a 70 year member of the Clarendon Eastern Star and was not only a member, but also an elder of the First United Presbyterian Church in Clarendon.

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY - her parents; a step mother, Susan Turner Hardin; her husband Charles Edward Blackburn on February 4, 2003; a daughter Tammy Spivey; 2 brothers, Warren and William Hardin; a sister Beatrice Sykes; and a great granddaughter, Molly Abigail Hill.

SURVIVORS - a son, Butch Blackburn and wife Paula of Clarendon; a daughter Marie Risley and husband Lloyd of Amarillo; a son-in-law, Johnny Spivey of Ralls, Texas; 9 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.

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  • Added: 10 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86523116
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gladys Marie Hardin Blackburn (16 May 1922–Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86523116, citing Citizens Cemetery, Clarendon, Donley County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Mary Miller/Nan Kelly (contributor 47212720) .