Blanche E. “Betty” Blackwell (nee Eslinger), age 84 of Festus, passed peacefully at home on February 07, 2016. Born October 25, 1931, in Du Quion, Illinois.
Son-Roger G. (Lisa) Blackwell, of St. Louis, County, Missouri
Son-Kevin D. (Kelly) Blackwell, of Branson, Missouri
Son-Richard L. (Debbie) Blackwell, of Thomaston, Connecticut
Daughter-Karen S. (Tim McAbee) Lane, of Mauldin, South Carolina
Daughter-Deanna K. (Kevin) Klump, Simpsonville, South Carolina
Grandchildren-Kristy, Lauren, Stefanie, Cory, Meghan, Allen, Natalyn, Hally, Brady and Rae.
14 Great grandchildren.
Friends-Mike and Teresa Hickerson, of Festus, Missouri
Friends-Fannie and Bobby Hamilton, of Festus, Missouri
Preceded in death by,
Husband-Walter L. “Sonny” Blackwell
Mother-Mary Jane (nee Stanczyk)
Visitation-Wednesday, February 10, 2016, from 6 to 8pm at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home, Hillsboro, Missouri.
Funeral-Thursday, February 11, 2016, at 11am in the funeral home chapel.
Interment-Peaceful Ridge Cemetery, De Soto, Missouri.
Memorials to- American Cancer Society.