Jack Blalock, age 74, of Broadway, passed away on Friday, April 14, 2023, at his home surrounded by family.
He was born in Lee County on April 26, 1948, to the late Joseph Victor Blalock and Margaret McDuffie Blalock. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Jennifer Ann Blalock and two brothers, Jerry Blalock, and Larry Joe Blalock. Prior to retiring, Jack worked for Cooper Oil and was a long-distance truck driver. Jack enjoyed fishing and hunting with his father-in-law and son-in-law. He was a dependable, hardworking man who deeply loved his family and friends.
Jack is survived by his wife of 34 years, Deborah Barnes Blalock; daughters, Sherry Adkins and husband, Robert of Sanford, Shawn Hobson and husband, Kenneth of Sanford and Shannon Martinez and husband, Armando of Sanford and two grandchildren, Jonathan Godfrey, and Alexander Blalock.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 18, 2023, from 11:00 AM until 12:50 PM at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 PM in the chapel with Rev. Robert Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions to Alzheimer’s Association, 5171 Glenwood Ave., Suite 101 Raleigh, NC 27612 and/or Amedisys Foundation, 3854 American Way, Suite A, Baton Rouge, LA 70816.
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