Charlotte Adel Martin Blackmon

September 24, 2012

Charlotte Adel Martin Blackmon, 84, of Elberton, entered into rest on Sunday, September 23, 2012.

Born on May 9, 1928 in Elbert County, she was the daughter of the late Jesse Marion and Lottie Pattie Berryman Martin. Charlotte was a homemaker. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ Ladder Day Saints. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Taylor Blackmon; daughter, Mary Pattie Blackmon Adams; granddaughter, Lori Rena Adams; son, Robert A. Blackmon; and sister, Hazel M. Buchanon.

Survivors include her grandchildren: Patricia B. Dutton of Hartwell, Michael (Sara) Blackmon of Braselton, and Joshua Blackmon of Ila; seven great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild; siblings Jane M. Arnold, Jesse M Martin, Jr., Cecil N Martin, Elsie M Thornton, and Connie R Martin. Several other relatives and friends also survive.

The family will receive friends on Wed, Sept 26, 2012 from 12:00 noon until 1:00pm at Hicks Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at the chapel of Hicks Funeral Home at 1:00pm following the visitation. President Van Rownd will officiate. Burial will be at Forest Hills Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

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Arrangements for Charlotte Adel Martin Blackmon are in the care of Hicks Funeral Home of Elberton.