GREENSBORO Mr. Lorenza Blackwell died Wednesday, April 18, 2012.
Funeral services will be Sunday, April 22, 2012 in the Goldie Hargett Memorial Chapel, 905 East Market Street, Greensboro. Visitation begins at 1:30 p.m. with the service at 2 p.m.
Entombment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Park.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan W. Blackwell, parents, Richard Blackwell, Sr. and Mary Morehead Blackwell, four brothers, one sister and one brother-in-law.
He is survived by: daughters, Cheryl Blackwell, Shelia (William) Morris, Lorraine (Jerome) Lewis and Vanessa Blackwell, all of Greensboro; sisters-in-law, Annie Mae Blackwell and Helen Blackwell, both of Greensboro, Clemis (John) Ingram, Newport News, VA and Mary (Sam) Martin, Eden, NC; brother-in-law, Sidney Wade, Jr., Newport News, VA; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Family and friends will meet at the home of Shelia Morris, 1321 Avalon Road, Greensboro, NC.
Hargett Funeral Service is assisting the family.
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