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Graveside Service

Gethsemane Cemetery and Memorial Gardens
Saturday October 15th, 2022

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Allen Russell Blakely

CHARLOTTE - Mr. Allen Russell Blakely, 83, passed away Monday, October 10, 2022.

Graveside services, with military honors, will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 15, 2022 at Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, 1504 West Sugar Creek Road, Charlotte, NC.

Allen was born October 9, 1939 in Mecklenburg County, NC and was the son of the late Andrew Mack and Irene Stikeleather Blakely. He was a 1958 graduate of Central High School and a U. S. Air Force Veteran. Allen retired from the United States Postal Service as well as Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools.

He is survived by his wife, Janean; sons, Andrew Blakely of Rockwell, NC and Mark Lackey of Wolf Laurel, NC; sister, Diana Duffy of Menefee, CA; and 4 grandchildren.

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My condolences to the family, my thoughts and prayers go out to you during this difficult time.

Kelly Fulmer Oct 16 2022 10:53 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. My prayer for you all is that soon, grief will be replaced by happy thoughts and memories of Jack! With much love.

Gwen Kittrell Oct 14 2022 1:52 PM

Jack was a wonderful man and a father figure to me from the time I was 13 years old. I know that all who knew him - friends and family - will miss him dearly and remember him as a good Christian man with a caring heart, a good sense of humor, a good husband and a good father.

Mark Lackey Oct 13 2022 12:12 PM

Sorry for your loss , I really enjoyed talking to Mr. JACK ,Prayers for family

Butch BRYANT Oct 12 2022 4:56 PM