Milton Hershall Blackshear , 88, of Crosby, Texas, passed away January 22, 2014. He was born October 01, 1925 in Houston, Texas. He served his country in the U.S. Navy
during World War II
. He is preceded in death by grandson, Donny Hall and by two brothers. He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Joann Blackshear; by daughter, Terrie Green & husband, Steve; by sister, Zula Sheppard and by special friends, Kira Blackwell & Anjanette Ross; as well as by nieces, nephews, and many friends. A visitation will be held Friday, January 24, from 6-8:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home with services in Carter's Chapel 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014. Graveside will follow in Hopewell Cemetery in Normangee, Texas at 3:30 p.m. under the direction of Carter Funeral Home.