Robert Junior Blackwell Sr., age 61, of Gainesville, Ga., passed away Sept. 24, 2013. Robert attended Grace Episcopal Church. In the loving memory of our husband and father, we would like to invite you to join in our final farewell before we join him one day in heaven and see his smiling face again. The family will receive visitors on Thursday, Sept. 26th, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. The family will also receive friends one hour prior to the service on Friday. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Crowell Brothers Funeral Home, 5051 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Norcross, GA 30092, with Father Dan officiating. Robert was preceded in death by his father, Robert Edison Blackwell; and mother, Nelly Ross Blackwell. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Baldwin Blackwell; son, Bobby Blackwell, Gainesville, Ga.; daughter, Barbara Keys and son-in-law, Peter; grandchildren, Brandi and Tristian Keys, Gainesville, Ga.; brother, Jerry Blackwell; sisters, Dorothy Brantley and Shirley Sims; mother-in-law, Barbara Baldwin. Online condolences may be expressed at www.crowellbrothers.com.
Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 5051 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Norcross/Peachtree Corners, GA 30092, 770-448-5757.