Glendon Ray Blacksher
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, June 10, 2018 at the Veterans Memorial Park in Hattiesburg for Mr. Glendon Ray Blacksher, 81, of Hattiesburg, MS.
He died Monday, May 21, 2018 at Asbury Hospice House.
Mr. Blacksher was born and raised in Chickasha, OK. He was a Cherokee and Blackfoot Indian and he took pride in his Indian heritage. He was a United States Air Force Veteran. He retired from the Air Force in February, 1966 and then retired from the U.S. Navy in October, 1984. On one of his leaves home, he met the love of his life, Marilyn Joyce Correll in Centralia, Illinois and they married shortly after. Glen loved his family with all of his being and is now rejoicing as he was reunited with his love. Anyone who met him loved him. His family adored him and he will be greatly missed by all.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn Joyce Correll Balcksher.
He is survived by two daughters, Tonya Lynn Blacksher McDonald (Daniel) of Dixie Community and Carla Deanne Blacksher Foster (Larry) of Dixie Comm.; eight grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.