DANVILLE, KY-David Goddard Blackburn died August 12, 2021 at his home in Danville, Kentucky, from complications of multiple myeloma.
David was born December 4, 1938 in Portsmouth, Ohio. He was a graduate of Portsmouth High School, the University of Ohio, and Xavier University. He was a career hospital administrator, working for various organizations in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas.
David was also a retired Lt. Colonel, United States Army Reserve.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo and Julia Blackburn, his first wife Mary Powell, and his grandson Jeffrey Blackburn. He is survived by his wife Pamela Emnett Blackburn of Danville and his son Thomas.
Visitation, followed by a memorial service, will be held at McKinley Funeral Home, Lucasville, from 11:00 to 12:00 Friday, August 20.