James C. Blackmon, 88, Anderson died March 9, 2017, at Rawlins House in Pendleton.
He was born April 6, 1928, in Cullman, Alabama, the son of Ava Hendrix Blackmon.
He was a home builder, then retired from American Federal Bank as a building inspector. He was an avid golfer and sports enthusiast.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Irene (Coffey) Blackmon; five children, Carla R. Grissom, Mitchell T. Blackmon, Michael R. (Debra) Blackmon, Randy Blackmon-Friedman (Bob) and Sandy (Bill) Bryant; 11 grandchildren, Spencer Sokol, Tara Sokol, Angela Grant, Adam Blackmon, Chad Blackmon, Cogan Blackmon, Bailey Saengkeo, Bryce Blackmon, Ryan Knuckles, Justin Bryant and Dylan Blackmon-Friedman; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Audrell Brown; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to American Cancer Society.
Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service is handling the service arrangements.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on  March 11, 2017