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1631 Church Street
NORFOLK, VA 23504
Phone: 757-622-1085
Fax: 757-624-1508
Charles Blackwell

Charles Albert "Butch" Blackwell Jr.

Tuesday, October 21st, 1947 - Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
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Charles Albert Blackwell, Jr. was the son of the late Charles Blackwell, Sr. and Corinne Elliott Blackwell. He was born on October 21, 1947 in Easton, MD. He departed this life on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk, VA, at the age of 72.


Charles graduated from Talbot County Public Schools in 1966. He graduated from Maryland State, now known as University of Maryland Eastern Shore, with a Bachelors of Science degree in Agriculture in 1971. Charles was a high school teacher for 10 years. He ended his working career at Walmart.


Charles enjoyed traveling with his wife. Some of his favorite pastimes included traveling to Canada, California and New Jersey. He also was an avid fan of all sports. Some of his favorite sports included football, baseball, bowling, fishing, tennis, horse racing and car racing.


Charles is survived by his beloved wife, Dorothy Wilson Blackwell of 48 years, three daughters, Atonya Cuffee (Frederick), Felicia Blackwell (Shandon), Jessica Cardona (Ramon) all of Virginia, five sisters, Doris Janette Blackwell of Easton, MD, Violeece Green (Wayne) of Royal Oak, MD, Bronté Nadine Cephus (Percy) of Trappe, MD, Sheila Cuffee (Anthony) of Hurlock, MD, Kewanna Hayward of Washington, DC and Ianthia Blackwell (deceased), three brothers, Ronald Blackwell (Annette) of Upper Marlboro, MD, Anthony Blackwell of Hurlock, MD and André Blackwell (deceased). He has four grandchildren that he adored, Justin Cuffee, Dorina Cuffee, Charles Blackwell and Joseph Carroll and was survived by a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, September 18th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Friday, September 18th, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home Chapel
    Address
    1631 Church St
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Service

    Saturday, September 19th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    When
    Saturday, September 19th, 2020 2:00pm
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home Chapel
    Address
    1631 Church St
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Interment

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    Carver Memorial Cemetery
    Address
    2320 East Washington Street
    Suffolk, Virginia 23434
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Theodore Pierce

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Atonya Cuffee Posted at 08:34pm

Aww thank you so much Theodore! We appreciate it so much!
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God bless you and your family Atonya. Your Father raised a fine Daughter.
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Our sincere condolences and love to each of you. We will truly miss Mr. Blackwell. Praying for comfort and strength. With Sincere Love!
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