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picture Ruby (Grantz) Blackburn

      Sex: F

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          Death: 12 Nov 2011
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This Obituary was published 16 Nov 2011, Russellville, Pope County, Arkansas. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ruby (Grantz) Blackburn

Ruby Blackburn, 76, of Plainview died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at the Arkansas River Valley Hospice Home in Russellville.

She was born June 23, 1935, in Hunter, Okla., to Joe and Pearl Swayne Grantz. She was a CNA and was of the Lutheran faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters.

She is survived by her husband, Frank, of 31 years; two sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth and Melanie Meints and Marvin and Pam Meints; two daughters and sons-in-law, Kay and Randy Knight and Jeannie and Brian Plake; one brother and sister-in-law, Larry Grantz Sr. and wife Bettie; one sister, Bettie Young; a nephew, Larry Grantz Jr. and wife Theresa; 11 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Reed Cemetery in Aly, conducted by her son Marvin Meints, under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home in Russellville.

A visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.broussardfuneral.com

(The Courier Newspaper, Russellville, Arkansas, pub. Nov 16, 2011)


picture Baxter L. Blagg

      Sex: M

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          Death: Mar 1989
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This Obituary was published 26 Mar 1989, Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Baxter L. Blagg

Baxter L. Blagg, 79, 474 Galaxy Road, died Friday at Bartlett Memorial Hospital.

Services will be 10 am Monday at South Heights Baptist Church with the Revs. Sammy Lowe, Archie Rivers and T. Howard Allen officiating.

Burial at South Heights Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.

Mr. Blagg was born Oct. 18, 1909, in Bluffton, Ark. He moved to Sapulpa in 1952 from Bixby, was a member of South Heights Baptist Church and owner of Blagg Wrecking Company.

He is preceded in death by his grandson Donnie Blagg.

Survivors include his wife Alphia of the home; son Don of Sapulpa; brothers Coy of Tulsa, Jim and Joe of Bixby; sisters Juanita Hobbs and Ruby Jones, both of Bixby, one granddaughter.

(Sapulpa Herald Newspaper, Sapulpa, Creek County, Oklahoma, pub. March 26, 1989 - Obituary transcription courtesy of Peggy Gann)


picture Forrest Lee Blagg

      Sex: M

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          Death: 25 Jan 1964
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His death notice was published in a local newspaper.

FORREST LEE BLAGG

[died] On Saturday, January 25, 1964, FORREST LEE BLAGG, beloved husband of Emmie H. Blagg; father of Oulda Moore, Rex and Herbert Blagg; brother of Olene Bird and Harvey Blagg. He also is survived by six grandchildren. Funeral services at the Simmons Bros. Funeral Home, 1661 Good Hope Rd. SE. (parking facilities), on Tuesday, January 28, at 1 p.m. Interment Washington National Cemetery. Visiting hours until 9 p.m.






picture Fred Walter Blagg

      Sex: M

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          Death: 15 May 1988
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His obituary was published 18 May 1988, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fred Blagg's Rites Today


FRED WALTER BLAGG

THE VILLAGE - Services will be this morning for Fred Walter Blagg, 74, who served as president of the town board for 18 years before the community changed to a city manager form of government in 1959, when he began serving a term as the first mayor of the city. Blagg died Sunday.

Wayne Schooley, who replaced Blagg as a council member in 1961 and has served continuously since that time, said Blagg continued to serve the community as a planning commissioner.

Blagg deserves credit for helping the city get its city hall, planning utility services and helping develop policies which have made this community a stable, family-oriented place to live,'' he said.

Blagg was a World War II Navy veteran and was retired from Gulf Oil Co. He was a member of The Village Baptist Church and Village Lions Club, charter member of the Northside YMCA and a member of various Masonic organizations.

Services will be at 10 a.m. today at The Village Baptist Church. Burial will be at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery.

(Daily Oklahoman Newspaper, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, pub. May 18, 1988, pg. 7)


picture Fred Walter Blagg

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          Death: 15 May 1988
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This Obituary was published 25 May 1988, Danville, Yell County, Arkansas. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fred Blagg


Fred Walter Blagg, age 74, of Oklahoma City, OK, died May 15, 1988. He was born in 1914 in Bluffton, a World War II Navy Veteran, retired from Gulf Oil Company, member of the Village Baptist Church, Masonic Lodge No. 36, Guthrie Scottish Rite, the India Temple where he was in the Greeters Unit, a former member of Village Lions Club, served the city of the Village for 18 years as president of the town board, first mayor of the Village.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth Blagg of the home; two daughters, Mrs. Fredda Bayles of Norman, OK and Mrs. Linda Boggess of Franklin, TN; four grandchildren; one sister, Tina Gray of Dumas, AR.

Funeral services were held Wednesday at Village Baptist Church with burial at Resurrection Memorial Cemetery.

(Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, pub. May 25, 1988)


picture Garland Blagg

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          Death: 18 Jan 1997
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This Obituary was published Jan 1997, Pushamataha County, Oklahoma. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Garland Blagg

Garland BLAGG, 88 of Talihina died January 18, 1997 at Ft. Smith, Ark. He was born November 1, 1908 at Gravely, Ark. to Ben and Mary Ruth BLAGG. He married Lillian BRYAN at Tuskahoma in 1934. He was a rancher and was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife, two sons, two daughters, ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, and a sister.

Services were held January 21 at Talihina First Baptist Church with Rev. Carrol Fitsgerald officiating. Burial was at Cupco Cemetery under the direction of Clayton Funeral Home.

('Clayton Today' Newspaper, Pushamataha County, Oklahoma, pub. January, 1997 - Obituary transcription courtesy of Peggy Gann)


picture Herbert Bruce Blagg

      Sex: M

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          Death: 22 Apr 2010
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His obituary was published 24 Apr 2010, Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

HERBERT B. BLAGG


Herbert Bruce Blagg, 81, of Morriston, died April 22, 2010. His final days were spent surrounded by family and friends at Haven Hospice.

Mr. Blagg was born January 28, 1929, in Gravelly, Arkansas to Forrest and Emmie Blagg. He was raised in Arkansas and Oklahoma. He graduated from high school and then served in the United States Air Force for four years. Mr. Blagg was a licensed pharmacist in Colorado for over fifty years, He was also an ordained minister.

He was a member of the Morriston Baptist Church. Mr. Blagg is survived by his wife, Margarett Fant Blagg; sister, Ouida (Denney) Moore; a son, Michael Lee (Linda) Blagg; two step-sons, Ben (Rose) Fant and Allen Fant; five grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Bertha and Brother, Rex.

Local arrangements have been made with Knauff Funeral Home in Williston, Florida, Visitation will be held on Monday, April 26, 2010 from 4:30 - 6:30pm.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, April 29th at 10:00a.m. at Park Grove Cemetery in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma under the direction of Hayhurst Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Haven Hospice, 311 NE 9th Street, Chiefland, FL 32626.

(Gainesville Sun Newspaper, Gainesville, Florida, pub. April 24 to April 25, 2010)


picture JB Blagg



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          Death: 30 Mar 2010
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His obituary was published 1 Apr 2010, On Line @ www.lafuneral.com. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

JB Blagg


On Tuesday March 30, 2010 our dearly beloved JB Blagg departed from this life to begin a new life with the Lord. JB was born in Gravelly, Arkansas to Edgar and Mattie Blagg, both of whom preceded him in death.

JB was the youngest of three children. JB moved to Lamont, California with his parents and siblings at the age of eight. When JB was 16 they moved to the South Bay area of Los Angeles County. At age 16 JB began working for a paving company. By the age of 25, JB had begun his own paving company, Hawthorne Paving, where he worked for the next 46 years.

In 1959 JB married Twyla Mitchell, who preceded him in death. Through this matrimony four children were born.

In 1999 JB married Daysi Marin, who was by his side until he left to be with the Lord.

JB was baptized at the Hawthorne Church of Christ where he was a member for over 50 years. He was a faithful and dedicated servant until God called him home.

JB loved to fish, travel and enjoy time in the outdoors. JB enjoyed spending time at the river, the lake and camping. He loved spending time with family and friends. JB was an honest, loving, caring man with a friendly smile and a personality that was impossible not to fall in love with.

JB leaves to cherish in his memory, his beautiful wife Daysi Blagg; His children Marilyn Techtow, David Blagg, Teresa Myers, Cynthia Bearden, Delmy Marin, David Marin and Daysi Lopez; His grandchildren Daniel Myers, Rebecca Myers, EmaLee Blagg, Heide Blagg, Mattie Blagg, Lucas Bearden, Cara Bearden, Cassie Bearden and Austin Bearden. JB also leaves behind nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who will all miss him dearly.

(http://www.lafuneral.com/obituary?id=770511, pub. Apr 1, 2010)


picture Jessie M. (Ayers) Blagg

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          Death: 18 Jun 1997
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Her obituary was published 19 Jun 1997, Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Jessie Blagg

Funeral services for Jessie Blagg, 89, are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church.

Rev. Kelvin Moseley will officiate. Burial will follow in Little Cemetery under the direction of Swearingen Funeral Home.

Blagg died Wednesday at Presbyterian Hospital, Oklahoma City.

She was born July 22, 1907, in Montgomery County, Ark. She lived in Seminole for 71 years. She was a charter member of Tracy Rebekah Lodge, a member of First Baptist Church, member of the Varnum Home Demonstration Club and president of the Amerada Retirees.
She also served as head of the Democratic Headquarters for many years.

She was married to Charles O. Blagg. He preceded her in death in 1973.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Charles O. Blagg Jr.

Survivors include one daughter, Charline Barker, Seminole; three granddaughters, Carolyn Allen, Oklahoma City, Kelly Dawn Bacat, San Antonio, Texas, and Beverly McClendon, Del City; one grandson, Steven Barker, Cincinnati, Ohio; four great-grandchildren, one great-grandson and three step great-granddaughters; and two sisters of Hot Springs, Ark.

Pallbearers will include Eugene Warrenburg, Aaron Tatum, Brad Matlock, John Allen, Trent Harelson and Lee Pippin.

Honorary casketbearers include Bryce Hill, Bud Gile, Dr. Julian Wood, Phillip Parks, Clay Sparks, Senator Kelly Haney, Gary Stinnett and Don Raney.

(The Seminole Producer Newspaper, Seminole, Oklahoma, pub. June 19, 1997)


picture Leon Elbridge Blagg

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          Death: 26 Jul 2010
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His obituary was published 28 Jul 2010, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. - "To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Leon Elbridge Blagg

Graveside services for Leon Elbridge Blagg of Sulphur were held Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at Oaklawn Cemetery with Pastor Willard McCartney, Jr. officiating.

Leon was born December 5, 1928 in Sulphur to Earl Thomas and Mabel Rachel (Van Orden) Blagg. He departed this life July 26, 2010 in Sulphur at the age of 81 years.

He and Mildred Alma Montgomery were married in Gainesville, Texas on September 9, 1952. She passed away February 28, 2007. Before retiring, Leon was the maintenance superintendent at the Oklahoma Veterans Center in Sulphur.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mildred: and grandson, Preston Blagg.

Survivors include daughter, Amy Frazier and her husband, Alan, of Sulphur; sons, Keith Blagg and his wife, Lorrie, of Piedmont and Lindell Blagg of Sulphur; brother, Donald Blagg; sisters, Kaye Young and Earlene Chandler; seven grandchildren, Vanessa Blagg, Melissa Sparks, Carie Oxley, Jillian Peters, Andrew Blagg, Nicholas Blagg and Patrick Blagg; and three great grandchildren.

Honorary pallbearers were Les Herring, Glen Leming, Dewayne Leming, Randy Johnson, Shiloh Butts and J. D. Eldred.

(The Oklahoman Newspaper, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, pub. Jul 28, 2010)

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