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John Larkin Blackburn

January 31, 1945 November 9, 2018
John Larkin Blackburn
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Obituary for John Larkin Blackburn

John Larkin Blackburn, 73, of Readsville passed away at his home on Friday, November 9, 2018.

He was born Williamsburg, Missouri on January 31, 1945 to the late Vollie H. Blackburn and the late Lucille (Atterberry) Blackburn.

On May 7, 1983, John was married to Karen (Perry) Blackburn. She preceded him in death on August 25, 2000.

John retired from trucking in 1993 and began raising cattle full time. He enjoyed helping friends and neighbors however he could. He enjoyed a good laugh and was known to pull a practical joke or two.

John is survived by sons, Joey Blackburn (Michelle) of Gonzales, La.; Darrell Blackburn of Argyle, Tx; daughter, Deborah Wester (Sam) of Dallas, Tx., step-daughters, Lori Griffith (Ash) of Fulton; Deana Maurice of Rockport, Tx.; brother, Daniel Blackburn of Portland; sister, Elizabeth Holloway of New Melle, Mo.; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; sister, Virginia Blackburn; and brother, Harrison Blackburn.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at Bethel United Methodist Church in Readsville, Missouri with Pastor Mike Crowson officiating. Friends will be received from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery.

Memorial donations are suggested to Bethel Cemetery or Bethel Church, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251.

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Visitation

Wednesday

14

Nov

10:00 AM 11/14/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/14/2018 11:00:00 AM
Bethel United Methodist Church

6723 State Road D
Williamsburg, MO 63388

Bethel United Methodist Church
6723 State Road D Williamsburg 63388 MO
United States

Service

Wednesday

14

Nov

11:00 AM 11/14/2018 11:00:00 AM
Bethel United Methodist Church

6723 State Road D
Williamsburg, MO 63388

Bethel United Methodist Church
6723 State Road D Williamsburg 63388 MO
United States
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