Memorial Services to celebrate the life of Barry Blackburn will be held at Cashner Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 26, 2004 at 6 p.m. Burial will be in Pennsylvania.
Barry G. Blackburn, 68, went to be with his Lord and Savior on May 24, 2004, Conroe, TX. His parents Glenlyn and Burdella Blackburn and infant brother David preceded him in death. Survivors include his wife Ilene, sons, Dale Blackburn and daughter-in-law Melanie and Glen Blackburn and daughter-in-law Kathleen, daughters, Linda Costa and son-in-law Jay and Barbara Hughes and son-in-law Bob, Grandchildren Bradley, Ben & Bonnie Blackburn, Jason Costa, Stephanie and Jonathan Hughes and Sister Kathy Blackburn.
Barry was a faithful servant of the Lord, a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was retired from Mitchell Energy & Development, an avid golfer, a member of Faith Community Church, a former leader in Bible Study Fellowship, a Mason & Shriner member and a member of River Plantation Country Club.
Barry fought a gallant 7 year battle against Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. The family appreciates the long and caring support of Dr. Carrol Cagle, his staff, the oncology nurses and the grace, peace and comfort of our Lord. TO GOD BE THE GLORY!
In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.