The Marshall County native was the son of Judy Umbles Blackwell and the late Roy Blackwell.
In addition to his father, a sister, Penny Blackwell Coyle, preceded him in death.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by one sister, Tracey Foster of Culleoka; four brothers, Timmy, Donnie, Tommy and Pete Blackwell, all of Lewisburg; a dear aunt, Kitty Blackwell of Belfast; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Blackwell were held Saturday, June 30, at Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Giles officiating, followed by burial at Short Cemetery in the Spring Place Community.
You may sign Mr. Blackwell's online registry at www.billsmcgaugh.com
Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.