Funeral services for Blackburn announced.
Graveside services for Wilford Blackburn, 57, of Helena-West Helena will be held at 11 a.m. today, Feb. 27, 2009 at Sunset Memorial Park. Brother Harold Danley will officiate.
Blackborn, born April 13, 1951 in Elaine to William Howard Blackburn and the late Artie V. Knight Blackburn, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009 in Helena.
His father, two sons, Lance Edward Blackburn of Paris, Tenn. and Christopher Chad Blackburn of Nesbit, Miss.; a grandchild, Madison Ivey; two sisters, Jean Rogers and Louise Couch; and three brothers, Winford Blackburn, M.P. Blackburn and Arnold Keith Blackburn, survive him.
His mother preceded him in death.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home will direct services. Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.