Mrs. Josephine Thompson Blalock

July 25, 1936 – December 1, 2020

Mrs. Josephine Thompson Blalock, age 86, of Mentone, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at Erlanger Hospital.

She is survived by:

Grandson: Matthew Sword Sr. (Jada)

Preceded in death by:

Husband: Willis H. Blalock

Daughter: Eleasa Blalock Sword

The Family is accepting flowers


Date of Visitation: Saturday, December 5, 2020

Visitation Location: Burt Chapel-Valley Head

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


Date of Funeral: Saturday, December 5, 2020

Funeral Location: Burt Chapel-Valley Head

Funeral Time: 1:00 PM



Date of Burial: Saturday, December 5, 2020
Burial Location: Bankhead Cemetery

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4 entries.
Monia Smith from Fort Payne wrote on December 5, 2020 at 6:36 am:
I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Blalock’s passing. She always treated me with dignity and respect. She was one of the smartest ladies I have ever had the privilege of knowing. I agree...she should have been superintendent!!!
Janie Ables House from Geraldine wrote on December 5, 2020 at 12:16 am:
So sorry to hear of her passing. She was one of the smartest people I have ever known
Marie Coker from Dawson wrote on December 4, 2020 at 8:46 pm:
So sorry to hear this. She worked in central office when I was CNP manager at Crossville. Always respected her and thought lots of her. God bless y’all
Lynda Lyons from Fort Payne wrote on December 4, 2020 at 12:26 am:
I thought alot of mrs blalock. I used to work with her when she was at the co. Board. My family owns Fort Payne Printing. I thought she was really smart and should have been a superintendent! I am really sorry for your loss. Lynda Selvage Lyons

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