Eddie Wayne Blackwell, age 53 of Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, October 26, 2014 at Alive Hospice in Nashville. A native of Marshall County, Mr. Blackwell was the son of the late Bobby Blackwell and Linda Fay Curtis Blackwell from Lewisburg who survives. He was also preceded in death by one granddaughter, Dixie Lynn Blackwell.
Mr. Blackwell was self-employed as a roofer and was a member of the Church of Christ faith.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving companion of eighteen years, Kim Darnell of Lewisburg; two sons, Scotty (Cherry) Blackwell and Brandon Eric (Sarah) Blackwell, both of Lewisburg; one daughter, Jessica Leann Blackwell of Lewisburg; one step-son, Josh Darnell of Lewisburg; one sister, Bobbie Jean (Bill) Finch of Shelbyville; one brother, Steve Blackwell of Lewisburg; and 2 grandchildren, Ethan and Melleeine Blackwell.
Funeral services for Mr. Blackwell will be held Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at 1PM in the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Linda Price officiating. Burial will follow in Short Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, October 28, 2014 from 4 PM until 8 PM and again on Wednesday beginning at 11 AM until the funeral hour.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson St., Nashville, TN 37203 or www.alivehospice.org.
Condolences of sympathy may be sent to www.billsmcgaugh.com.
Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.