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July 28, 1924-March 11, 2012

Myrtle Christine Blackwell, 87, passed away Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

She was the daughter of the late Dolph Henry and Mollie Potter Blackwell.

Mrs. Myrtle was a member of Clingman Street Church of God now, Goldsboro Worship Center, and was retired from R.G. Barry.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, with the Rev. Danny Johnson officiating.

The family will receive friends following the services.

A committal service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park.

Mrs. Blackwell is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Ruth D. and Donald Robinson of Goldsboro; a son and daughter-in-law, Arnold G. and Sharon DuBois of Faison; a sister and brother-in-law, Alice B. and Worth Overby of Selma; six grandchildren and spouses, Angela King, Arnold DuBois Jr., Paul and Beth DuBois, Wanda DuBois, Travis and Shannon DuBois and Donnie and Christy Oates; 12 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Blackwell family, and online condolences may be directed to www.shumate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on March 13, 2012 1:49 PM