Thomas Anthony Blackwell

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Thomas Anthony "Tony" Blackwell, 52, of Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at his residence after an extended illness.

Mr. Blackwell was born in Marshall County, was a self-employed roofer, and was the son of the late John T. Blackwell and Kitty Umbles Blackwell of Belfast, who survives.

Along with his father, he was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Jason Linley.

He is also survived by his wife, Marla Dawn Holland Blackwell; one daughter, Danielle (Josh) Dodson; three sons, Robbie (Dana) Blackwell, Anthony Blackwell, and Brandon Holland; one stepdaughter, Amanda Osborne; four brothers, Richie, Chris, Kenny, and Linton Blackwell; one sister, Sheila Linley; and eight grandchildren, all of Lewisburg.

Funeral services for Mr. Blackwell will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Linda Price officiating.

Burial will follow in Short Cemetery in the Spring Place Community.

Condolences of sympathy may be sent to

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.