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Dwain Herman Blackburn

November 22, 1921 ~ February 7, 2019 (age 97)


Dwain Blackburn of Matthews, NC died Thursday February 7th.  He was preceded in death by his wife Rosanna (nee Smith) of 58 years.  He is survived by three sons, Ronald of Brooklyn NY, David and wife Carol of Prattville, AL, Jerry and wife Denise of Parchment, MI and daughter Susan and her husband John Glendening of Matthews, NC.  He had 9 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.

He was a World War 2 Vet, an accountant and an investigator for the Civil Service.

Per request of the deceased there will only be a graveside service at Smith Historical Chapel in Milton Township, Michigan. Date to be determined.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Hospice @ Palliative Care Charlotte Region. The family would like to thank his Hospice Team who gave him quality of life in his last few months of life.

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Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region
PO Box 470408, Charlotte NC 28247
Tel: 1-704-375-0100