The family will receive friends on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at 3 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial at Providence Cemetery. William Tittle and Ricky Berger will officiate.
Blackwood was preceded in death by his parents, Linnel and Alta Blackwood; first wife, Edna Blackwood; sons, Terry Blackwood, Mike Blackwood and Stephen Blackwood; brother, Otther Blackwood.
He is survived by his wife, Lana Blackwood of Parrish; step-daughter, Penny Banks of Mobile; step-son, Mark Bruner of Parrish; sister, Lavell (Dot) Weston of Allegan, Mich.; and five grandchildren.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571