Craig Raymond Blackshire, Sr.
September 5, 1945 - November 6, 2021
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Craig R. Blackshire “Poppy”, Sr. 76, husband of Frances Milwee Blackshire “BeeBee”, passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Joseph and Jessie Bennett Blackshire. Craig was a member of Woodside Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and sunday school teacher. He was formally…

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Frankie Brown Jr left a message on November 24, 2021:
I am so sorry to hear of Craig's passing. He was always so kind and good to my mom over the years and I have many fond memories from visiting the Blackshire house when in school with Craig Jr, Missy and Sherri. I know that Craig is wearing his crown now and most likely giving mom a hard time too, but he will be missed by many. To Milwee, Craig Jr, Missy and Sheri, please know that i send my love, thoughts and prayers to all of you during this time.
Donna Hammond left a message on November 15, 2021:
For Uncle Craig.. For every kind word you ever said For every prayer you ever prayed for me and my children (I'm sure there were MANY) For every single time I came inside your home and was offered food or drink or a joke ( thanks especially for teaching me how to pronounce Worcestershire sauce, to love horseradish with roast beef, and to enjoy Italian food with homemade meatballs) For my godfather...who would joke about my clumsiness..who always knew that if I was up to no good, his daughter was too ( we always ended up on crutches or tattooed at the same time) For teaching me the secret to really amazing buttercream For being there and taking a photo when I caught my first fish I light these candles for you and your family and all the ways you will be missed... 🙏 ❤ Sheri , Missy , Craig Jr. & Aunt Milwee... All others in his immediate family.. My prayers are with you
Wanda and Tom Day left a message on November 11, 2021:
In memory of Craig Raymond Blackshire, Sr., Wanda and Tom Day lit a candle
Sheila Cochrane left a message on November 10, 2021:
Craig was one of the best! I could not have asked for a better grandfather for Austin and Bennett. He will be missed. Sending love, comfort and prayers.
Wanda Gambrell left a message on November 9, 2021:
I am so sorry for your loss.Craig was a good man and I know you all will miss him.Alan and I will keep you all in our prayers.
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Linda DuBose left a message on November 9, 2021:
Sorry to hear of Craig's passing. You and family are in my thoughts and prayers .
Kathy Harper Moody left a message on November 9, 2021:
Craig I am so sorry for the loss of your father. I pray you and your family has special comfort during this time.
Sandy Campbell left a message on November 9, 2021:
Praying for peace and comfort that only God can provide.
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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