Obituary – Charles Blackston

June 28, 2014
Services for Charles Blackston, 76, of Eupora were July 2, 2014, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Strickland officiating. Burial was in Edward Springs Cemetery in Webster County with full military honors.
Mr. Blackston was a retired U. S. Navy veteran and maintenance supervisor at East Mississippi Community College, and was faithful in attending Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Webster County. He died June 28, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Edwards Blackston of Eupora; a daughter, Susan Fields of Ely, Iowa; a son, Charles R. “Rusty” Blackston of Madisonville, Tenn.; two sisters, Virginia Gregg of Kosciusko and Margaret Shaufelberger of Savannah, Ga.; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Huelon Barnett, Justin Blackston, Zach Fields, Odie Gregg, David Morelan and Larry Wood.