Shirley F. Blackburn

Mable W. Rodgers

09/11/1962 – 11/20/2020

Kingstree

 

Funeral Services

Graveside funeral services will be 3:30 PM Sunday, November 22, 2020, in Kingstree Memorial Gardens.  

Memorials

Memorials may be made to Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, 172 Delos Road, Kingstree, SC 29556, MSA Hospice, 611 S Dargan Street, Florence, SC 29506 or Susan B Komen Foundation at www.komen.org.

Shirley Jean Floyd Blackburn, 58, wife of Jeffrey Keith Blackburn, died Friday, November 20, 2020, at her home in Kingstree.  

     Mrs. Blackburn was born September 11, 1962, in Kingstree, a daughter of the late Delynn and Louise Godwin Floyd. She was a graduate of Kingstree Senior High School. For several years “Miss Shirley” was the operator of Jack and Jill Daycare and was much beloved by many, many children and parents too. After Jack and Jill closed, Miss Shirley continued to keep children at her home. In 2016, she became the 5K assistant, substitute teacher, and operated the daycare at Williamsburg Academy, where she continued to make a difference in the lives of community children. She was a member of Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, where she taught Sunday school.

     Surviving Mrs. Blackburn in addition to her husband Jeff, are: three children, Tracy (Bill) Price of Cades, SC, Nancy (Travis) McKnight of Kingstree, and Jamie (Megan) Blackburn of Kingstree; seven grandchildren, Billy Price, Bryce Blackburn, Mary Hannah Price, McCoy Blackburn, Avie Lee McKnight, Colby Blackburn, and Catherine Reeves Blackburn; seven sisters; and one brother.

     Graveside funeral services will be 3:30 PM Sunday, November 22, 2020, in Kingstree Memorial Gardens.  Due to Covid -19, all safety precautions will be taken so please socially distance and wear a mask. Memorials may be made to Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, 172 Delos Road, Kingstree, SC 29556, MSA Hospice, 611 S Dargan Street, Florence, SC 29506 or Susan B Komen Foundation at www.komen.org.   Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.WilliamsburgFuneralHome.com.