Originally created 05/22/01

Mrs. Fannie Blackston



CHARLESTON, S.C. - Entered into rest Friday, May 18, 2001, Mrs. Fannie Shaffer Blackston of Charleston, S.C., widow of G. Wilson Blackston. She was retired from Georgia Regional Medical Center and was a member of Flowing Wells Congregational Holiness Church. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, 2001, from Elliott Sons Lumpkin Road Chapel, Rev. Bobby Renew and Rev. Jesse L. Wiggins officiating. Interment in Mount Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery. Family members include a son, Henry Guy Shaffer of Hephzibah, Ga.; a daughter, Carol Carroll of Summerville, S.C.; eight grandchildren & twelve great-grandchildren. If so desired, please make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 2623 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30904. A memorial service will be conducted Wednesday, May 23, 2001, at Stuhrs Funeral Home West Ashley Chapel, Charleston, S.C. Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road.

The Augusta Chronicle-May 22, 2001