Mr. Dave Burl Blalock

April 26, 1938 – August 27, 2022

Dave Burl Blalock, age 84, of Mentone, Alabama joined his Lord and Savior and bride of 64 years Bobbie Yvonne on Saturday, August 27, 2022.

Dave was a well known carpenter for over 55 years. He loved working with wood, building handicap ramps along with anything he could do for the Lord. Being on the farm, Alabama football, and front porch sitting with family were some of his favorite things. Dave was proud of his salvation and knowing where he was going to spend eternity. He loved being a member of two wonderful churches, Minvale Baptist (Ft. Payne) and Lea’s Chapel (Hammondville) for over 25 years. Anyone who knew Dave would tell you he was the finest man they had ever known. “One of a kind”.

Dave was the son of the late Frank and Lucille Blalock. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Joe, Willie, and Hubert Blalock; sisters, Mary Sue Hale, Kathryn, and Lois Jean Blalock.

He is survived by:

Daughters: Susan Flynn (Ralph), Sherri Nichols (Neal), and Charlotte Dennis (Clay)

Son: Heath Blalock (Bridgett)

Sisters: Irene Willingham, Hazel Hilliard, and Kathy Wheat

Brother: Bobby Blalock

Grandchildren: Chrissie Watson (Heath), Chase Flynn (Jennifer), Palmer, Morgan McKenzie (Anthony), Ryan, John David, Blaze, Aryan, Zach, and Taylor

Great-Grandchildren: Arabella, Olivia, Molly Grace, Norah Claire, Amber, Tayler, and Ashelyn

Pallbearers will be grandsons, Chase, Palmer, Ryan, John David and nephews, Shaun Wheat, and Greg Wheat

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Mentone Community Church “Community Meals” (90 Summerville Road   Mentone, AL 35984) or Hospice of Alabama (266 Industrial Dr.  Rainsville, AL 35986)

Visitation

Date of Visitation: Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Visitation Location: Burt Chapel-Valley Head

Visitation Time: 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Funeral

Date of Funeral: Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Funeral Location: Burt Chapel-Valley Head

Funeral Time: 1:00 PM

Officiating: Rev. Richard Ellis

Burial

Date of Burial: Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Burial Location: Bankhead Cemetery in Mentone, AL

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7 entries.
JIMMY Dixon from Collinsville wrote on August 31, 2022 at 12:40 am
THIS MAN WAS A GOOD FRIEND AND A GOOD MAN!!
LaDonna Coyle from Fort Payne, Al wrote on August 30, 2022 at 4:11 pm
Mr Blalock was a wonderful Christian man and will be missed. He was a good friend to my Dad. Prayers to the family.
Eddie Langston from Mentone wrote on August 29, 2022 at 6:30 pm
Sorry about Dave he's with his love now.
Beth Bradshaw from Marietta, GA wrote on August 29, 2022 at 1:51 pm
Never had the privilege of meeting your dad, Sherri, but since he raised a treasure like you, he had to be a wonderful man. May God bless your family.
Tab Westbrook from Rising Fawn, Ga wrote on August 29, 2022 at 11:36 am
One of the finest men I ever had the honor of knowing and going to church with.. To coin one of Daves phrases. Hes "Daisy fresh" now. Absolutele perfect with his Lord and Savior and Mrs Yvonne.
EDWARD ABERNATHY from FORT PAYNE wrote on August 28, 2022 at 7:47 pm
SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT DAVE WE HAVE KNOWN HIM AND YVOONE FOR YEARS, SUCH A GREAT FAMILY. WE CAN NEVER FORGET HIM,HE WILL ALWAYS BE IN OUR HOME BECAUSE HE BUILT IT. OUR PRAYERS TO THE FAMILY. EDWARD AND JUDY ABERNATHY
Houston Smith from Menlo wrote on August 28, 2022 at 7:08 pm
I am so sad to hear of daves passing, but really glad he had things in order for where he would spend eternity! he was always a friend to all, and will be missed. we can take one thing fom his passing and ask ourselves one question!! are we ready to answer the call. be ready !!

Mr. Dave Burl Blalock2022-08-28T16:37:20+00:00
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