Billy Franklin Blackwood, Jr.
PAULINE, SC-- Mr. Billy Franklin Blackwood, Jr., age 52, husband of Lynda Diane Sherbert Blackwood of 6383 Hwy 56, Pauline, SC, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013.
Mr. Blackwood was born in Union, SC March 10, 1961, a son of Frankie Earls Ivey of Union and the late Billy Franklin Blackwood, Sr.
He was a graduate of Union High School and had attended Spartanburg Technical College. Mr. Blackwood was employed with the family business, Ivey Reality and Rentals. He attended Bethesda Baptist Church of Spartanburg.
Surviving in addition to his wife and mother, are a daughter, Abbey Blackwood of Lake Wylie; a sister, Sheri Todd of Fletcher, NC; a brother, Terry Blackwood of Union; and a maternal grandfather, Horace Earls of Union.
Services will be held 3:00 PM Sunday, May 19, 2013, at SR Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by Rev. Larry Holland. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers will be Ray Sherbert, Allan Sherbert, Jackie W. Earls, Jr., Jackie W. Earls, Sr., Terry Blackwood and John Earls.
Visitation will be held 2:00-3:00 PM in the chapel prior to the service.
The family is at the home, 6383 Hwy 56, Pauline and also at the home of his mother, Frankie Earls Ivey, 668 Peach Orchard Rd., Union.
Funeral Home (www.holcombefuneralhomes.com