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BLAKE, Jr., Dr. Charles Harrison On May 5, 2014, Dr. Charles Harrison Blake, Jr. passed away. He was the beloved husband of Nilda A. Blake (deceased). Born March 22, 1923 in Crandall, Miss., he was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Mary Alice, and his brothers William and Harold. Charles was devoted to his surviving children Charles D. Blake (Denise), Elizabeth Blake Morris (Brian), and Robert B. Blake (Tammy); and adored his grandchildren; Daniel, Jordan, Amanda, Ciara, Anna and Charles. He was a Professor of Economics at Wright State University. Charles was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Dayton and Church of the Palms Presbyterian Church in Sarasota, Florida. The family is grateful to the caregivers at Bethany. Contributions can be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton Ohio and First Baptist Church, Dayton, Ohio. A Memorial Service will be held at First Baptist Church of Dayton, 111 West Monument Ave, Dayton, Ohio on Saturday May 17, 2014 at 11 am. TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME-FAR HILLS CHAPEL, in care of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com.

Published in Dayton Daily News on May 11, 2014
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