IUKA – Tommy G. Blackard, 76, died Sunday, August 10, 2014, at Southern Magnolia Estates in Iuka. He was a member of Providence Baptist Church and was a retired truck driver.|
Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, August 12, 2014, at Cutshall Funeral Home Chapel in Iuka, officiated by Bro. Ken Garner. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. Pallbearers include A.C. Morgan, Mike Jones, Tommy Grisham, Jerry Cummings, Will Jones and Leslie Blalock. Cutshall Funeral Home of Iuka is entrusted with arrangements.
He is survived by one daughter, Reneta Smith (Adam) of Iuka; one sister, Brenda Thomason (Earl Dean) of Sheffield, Ala.; four grandchildren, Tommy Edward Blackard (Lisa), Britney Jones (Will), Robbie Blackard and Adam Thomas Smith; and three great-grandchildren, Maggie Mae Jones, Maddi Jane Jones and Kellen Blackard. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon and Ruby Blackard; his wife, Burndeen Blackard; and his son, David Blackard.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
at www.heart.org or to the
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.cutshallfuneralhome.com.
Published in Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal from Aug. 11 to Aug. 12, 2014