Jo Blackwelder

April 25, 1936September 9, 2018

Jo Blackwelder, 82, of Charlotte, North Carolina went to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

She was born on April 25, 1936 in Troutman, North Carolina to the late George and Merle Brown. Jo worked for many years in the food industry, building materials and Belk store services.

Jo is survived by her daughter Deneil; her son Thomas Joel Blackwelder and his wife Jennifer. She is also survived by three grandsons: Scott McCall and his wife Mallory, Patrick McCall and his wife Briana, and Landen Blackwelder and 1 great granddaughter Everly.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 11 am at McEwen Pineville Chapel 10500 Park Rd. Charlotte, NC 28210. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the USO.


  • USO


  • Memorial Service Thursday, September 13, 2018
  • Visitation Reception Immediately Following Thursday, September 13, 2018

Jo Blackwelder

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Pam Lowrance

September 11, 2018

I was so very sorry to learn of your Mom's passing. My thoughts and prayers
are with you and your family at this time.
With deepest sympathy,
--Pam Lowrance

Libby Boatwright

September 11, 2018

I always loved your Mom. I knew her before I knew she was your mother. She was so proud of you and your accomplishments. Please accept my sincere condolences. My prayers are with you and your family.
Love, Libby