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“Justin, I am so sorry for your loss. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Shanna Miller - Benton, KY

“Beverly, sorry to hear about your brother. May God bless you and the family ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: vyra campbell - Benton, KY

“I have lost a very good friend and the family has lost their loved one. I pray that GOD gives you peace at this time. I will miss him very much. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: gary hunter

“our prayers to all the family . richard was a great friend to us for a very long time.he was a great man + will be missed badly.may he rest in peach...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: dave+stacy bryan - benton, KY


Richard Lynn Blackwell, 59 of Eddyville, Kentucky died on Sunday, November 4, 2012, at his home in Eddyville, Kentucky. He was a salesman for Cole Lumber.

Born Monday, April 13, 1953 in Graves Co., Kentucky, he was the son of the late James Paul Blackwell and the late Violet Louise Freeman Blackwell.

Surviving are son, Justin Blackwell of Mayfield, KY, daughter, Karlee Blackwell of Paducah, KY, sister, Beverly Waid of Symsonia, KY; 2 grand children.

He was predeceased by brother, Kenneth Blackwell.

A Graveside Funeral service will be at 1:00 PM on Wednesday at Baker Cemetery with the Rev. Danny York officiating.

Interment will follow in Baker Cemetery, Symsonia, KY.

Visitation will be held between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon at the Collier Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 7, 2012.