Mr. Horace Richard Blalock, age 99, of Lilburn passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2012.
Mr. Blalock was a self-employed lithographer. He was a Staff Sergeant in the Marines 4th Division during WWII where he served in the Pacific Theater. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas M. Blalock and Rosa Stone Blalock.
Survivors include: his wife of 75 years, Allie Blalock of Lilburn; son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Cindy Blalock of Winder; grandchildren, Brian Blalock of Suwanee and Jessica Howe of Dacula; great-grandchildren, Brendan and Patrick Howe.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, December 8 at Westview Cemetery, 1680 Westview Dr. SW Atlanta, GA 30310
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in BarrowCountyNews from Dec. 6, 2012 to Jan. 5, 2013