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Mary Ellen Blackburn, 76, of Georgiana, passed away on Thursday September 16th, in Greenville.

Funeral services were held at Johnson Funeral Home on Sunday, September 19, with Bro. Randy Harvill and Bro. Randy Williams officiating. Burial followed at  Providence Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Joseph Peavy, Wyatt Owens, Darryl McNaughton, Shannon Killough, Chris Kelley, and George Kelley.

Ms. Blackburn is survived by her husband of 55 years, Rex Blackburn; daughter Lisa Peavy (Joey); son Michael Blackburn (Rachel); grandchildren Jordan Owens (Wyatt), Joseph Peavy, Peyton Burleson, Mary Kathryn Blackburn; great grandchild Brantley Ellen Owens; and several nieces, nephews and friends.

Parents John Edward and Mary Frances McNaughton, as well as brother John William “Bill” McNaughton preceded her in death.