Sally Mae Blackwell
April 15, 1928 – May 14, 2019
Ms. Sally Mae Blackwell, a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on May 14, 2019 at the age of 91. She was born on April 15, 1928 in Cleveland, Ohio. Sally was a loving wife, mom, grandmother and great-grandmother. She especially enjoyed family gatherings ranging from festive holidays to backyard barbeques. As a lady who refused to ever set foot on an airplane, Sally was still able to accumulate thousands of miles traveling to 44 states of the USA and to Canada and Mexico. Thanks to our dad later her daughter Susan. Her favorite travel destinations were, Disney, New England and beautiful beaches. Needless to say, she will be greatly missed by all who met her, knew her and loved her. She is survived by her daughter Susan Blackwell; sons, David (Sandy) Blackwell, Ronnie (Susan) Blackwell and Ricky (Suni) Blackwell; grandchildren, Christi Lang, Adele (Bill) Snook, Brandon (Jen) Blackwell, Rene’ Blackwell, Paul (Julie) Blackwell, Christopher Blackwell, Matthew (Ashley) Blackwell, Jonathan (Melanie) Blackwell, Taylor Blackwell, Timothy (Kaeli) Blackwell, Rebecca (Trey) Grindinger, Anthony Blackwell, Patrick Blackwell, Joshua (Megan) Blackwell, Brittany Blackwell, Marik Cecil and Mireille Cecil; great-grandchildren, Sydney, Erin and Lindsay Lang, Megan Snook, Landon, Taris, Christian, Isaac, Malakye, Rylee, Ellis, Lillian, Abel, Jonathan II, Gabriel and August Blackwell and Charlie and Lucy Blackwell. She is preceded in death, husband, Ellis J. Blackwell, her parents, one sister Patricia Trice; grandchildren, Robert and Stephen Blackwell and a great-grandchild, Michael Lang. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral Home, Friday, May 17, 2019 from 11:00am until service time of 2:00pm. Interment will immediately follow at Greenoaks Memorial Park. For those who ask, her favorite charity is St. Judes Children’s Hospital. Pallbearers will be, Joshua, Patrick, Jonathon, Brandon, Matthew, Anthony and Timothy Blackwell.
- Visitation Friday, May 17, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, May 17, 2019
- Interment Friday, May 17, 2019
Sally Mae Blackwell
May 16, 2019
MeMe will be missed! So many great family memories shared! All our love to the family.