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Jerry Dwayne Blackwell
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Chrisney, IN. – Jerry Dwayne Blackwell, 76, of Chrisney, Indiana passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Indiana.
Jerry was born in Warrick County, Indiana on February 9, 1941 to the late Richard and Edith (Baughn) Blackwell.
He graduated from Chrisney High School. Jerry worked for many years as a pinball mechanic and would volunteer many hours of his time to anyone who needed it. He attended Heritage Hills Baptist Church for many years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, children, Donna Wilson, Janice Stone; siblings, Golda Meece, Carroll “Blackie” Blackwell, Francis Miller, Elbert Blackwell Sr., Ronald Blackwell, Ruby Huey.
Jerry is survived by his daughter, Sheila Kempf and her husband, Gene of Eckerty, IN; grandchildren, Dusty, John, Gene, Trista, Crystal, Brandon, Jason, Joey; 17 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; sister, Sharon Dugas of Chrisney, IN; companion, Ann Blackwell of Winslow, IN; several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 2 P.M. Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Koehler Funeral Home, Perigo Chapel, 7022 Heim Road, Chandler, Indiana 47610 with Pastor Nicholas Clark officiating. Burial will be at Plainview Memorial Cemetery in Boonville, Indiana.
Visitation will be 2 P.M. until 6 P.M. on Saturday, Januray 6, 2018 at the funeral home and from 12 P.M. until the time of service on Sunday.

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2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Koehler Funeral Home - Perigo Chapel

7022 Heim Road Chandler, Indiana 47610
Chandler, Indiana 47710





2:00 PM
Koehler Funeral Home - Perigo Chapel

7022 Heim Road Chandler, Indiana 47610
Chandler, Indiana 47710

Cemetery Details


Plainview Memorial Cemetery

Boonville, Indiana 47601


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