Originally created 09/22/00

Mrs. Leola Blacklock



INDIO, Calif. - Mrs. Leola Simmons Blacklock, 92, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2000.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at M.C. Smith Funeral Home, Sandersville, Ga., with the Rev. Tracy Wheeler officiating. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Sandersville.

Mrs. Blacklock was a native of Washington County, Ga.

Survivors include six nephews, C.E. Simmons, Indio, Rudolph Simmons and James E. Simmons, both of Miami, George E. Simmons and James Hooks, both of Tennille, Ga., and Marion Smith, Newport News, Va.; three nieces, Annie Johnson, Miami, and Shirley Prosser and Mary Walter, both of Sandersville; an aunt, Viola Thompson, Atlanta; and a cousin, Maggie Dixon, Augusta.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 22, 2000