Farming Rural 18

Robert James Blackman

February 26, 1947 ~ December 13, 2020 (age 73)


Robert James Blackman, 73, of Fayetteville, NC passed away at home on Sunday, December 13, 2020 with his family by his side.

He was preceded in death by his father, Donavan Wilson Blackman; mother, Mae Murray Blackman; and sister Patricia "Pat" Blackman (Sherry).

He was a member of Cumberland Union Baptist Church, worked with Goodyear (Kelly Springfield) and enjoyed farming, fishing and playing cards.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Judith Tart "Judy" Blackman; three sons, Donovan Blackman, Robert James Blackman, Jr (Cindy), and Harvey Blackman (Amy); grandchildren, Monica, Megan (Trevor), Tracie Faircloth (Clifton), Henry, and Philip; great grandchild, Dawson; a brother, John Blackman (Susan); three sisters, Susan Blackman Wynne (Robert), Jean Blackman Gales (John) and Joan Blackman (Ronnie); and numerous nieces & nephews.

Pallbearers will be Donovan Blackman, Harvey Blackman, Brandon Blackman, Jackie Blackman, Patrick Gales and Clifton Faircloth

A private graveside service will be held and family will receive visitors at the residence following the service. 

Memorials may be made to Cumberland Union Baptist Church, 6957 Tabor Church Road, Fayetteville, NC 28312 or a charity of your choice.

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Arrangements by Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home, 545 Ramsey St. Fayetteville, NC 28301



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6957 Tabor Church Rd., Fayetteville NC 28312
Tel: 1-910-483-4905

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