RUTH C. BLACKBURN
The Guest Book is expired.
1937 - 2010
Ruth Carolyn Sapp Blackburn, 73, born May 6, 1937, got the ultimate healing Sunday, May 9, 2010 when she died at home.
She was of the Baptist faith and as long as health allowed, attended church regularly with her husband, Artice. She was a devoted homemaker and enjoyed fishing, gardening and going to yard sales.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Artice Blackburn.
Survivors include her son, Earl (Luella); three grandsons, Jason (Michelle), Daniel (Heidi) and Jeremy (Ashley); four great-grandchildren, David, Jared, Aaron and Abigail; one brother, J. W. Sapp, and a sister, Hazel Bridwell.
A visitation will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home until services begin at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Pensacola Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be grandsons, Jason, Daniel and Jeremy Blackburn and nephews, David, Matthew and Nicholas Sapp.
Published in Pensacola News Journal on May 11, 2010