BLACKWELL, JR., ALLEN N.
Allen N. Blackwell, Jr., age 55 of Bridgeport entered into eternal rest Saturday, January 4, 2014, 2014 at Bridgeport Hospital. Born in this city to Mary E. Austin Blackwell and the late Allen N. Blackwell, he was a life-long resident. He attended the Bridgeport public school system and graduated from Warren Harding High School. He served his country in the U.S. Army
and was honorably discharged. Allen was employed by the City of Bridgeport with the Dept. of Sanitation. In addition to his father, a brother Donald Vincent and sister Paula Smith predeceased him. Survivors include a son, Allen N. Blackwell, III of MD; his mother, Mary E. Austin Blackwell of Bridgeport; a brother, Malcolm Blackwell of Stratford; two sisters, Terrie Blackwell of Bridgeport and Veda Holloway of Naugatuck; two grandsons, nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 11, 2014, 11:00 AM at Morton's Mortuary, Inc., 25 Margaret E. Morton Lane, Bridgeport with Brother Clarence Peeples, officiating. Interment will be private. Friends are invited to the viewing Saturday from 9:00 - 11:00 AM at the funeral home. See www.mortonsmortuary.com