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Violet Blackwell

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Violet Marie Blackwell

Violet "Pete" Blackwell, 84, passed away Friday, May 30, 2014, in Salinas. Violet was born Sept. 20, 1929 in Tulsa, OK and lived in Salinas for the past 72 years.

She retired after 22 years with the Santa Rita School District as a teacher's assistant and bus driver. Violet was a devout Christian and a member of Valley Baptist Church in Salinas.

Violet is survived by her husband, Tom Blackwell Sr.; her sons, Tom (Esther) Blackwell Jr. and Wendell (Jonna) Blackwell; her daughter, Twila (Tom) Beaubien. She is also survived her grandchildren, Kristen Grossen, Amy McClure, Taryn Manzitto, Tamara Carter, Derek Blackwell, and Matthew Blackwell, and her great-grandchildren, Josie Brown, Paige McClure, Gracie Grossen, Kaylee Grossen, Gabriel Beaubien, Reese Carter, and one on the way.

She was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers, and three sisters.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 5, 2014, at Valley Baptist Church, 320 Church St., Salinas, CA 93901.

Donations in her memory can be made to the or to the donor's favorite charity.

Cremation has been held under the direction of the Healey Mortuary and Crematory, 405 N. Sanborn Road, Salinas, CA 93905,

Published in The Salinas Californian on June 3, 2014
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