Charles L. Blackwell

  • Born: December 13, 1937
  • Died: September 23, 2021
  • Location: Ponchatoula, Louisiana

Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home

PO Box 2035
2000 N Morrison Blvd
Hammond, LA 70404

obits@harrymckneely.com
Tel. (985) 345-5801

Tribute & Message From The Family


Charles was born December 13, 1937, to the late Charles D. and Minerva Sanders Blackwell and passed away September 23, 2021, at age 83. Charles was a member of Woodland Park Baptist Church, Livingston Lodge #160 F&AM and was past president of the Hammond Jaycees, Hammond Lions Club and South Tangi Educational System. He was a former member of the board of directors of First Guaranty Bank and was the owner of Blackwell Electrical Contractors for 35 years. Charles is survived by his wife, Dorothy Blackwell; son, Charles Malcolm Blackwell and fiancée Gisele A. Vermette; step-children, Richard Bailey, Vallie Carney and Theresa Russell, sister, Charlene B. Blair; numerous grandchildren including Chris, Brandon, and Ashley Poillion; and numerous great grandchildren including Cade Poillion and Ava Poillion. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his daughter, Kathy B. Poillion. Visitation will be held Monday, September 27, 2021, at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Ponchatoula, from 9:00 am until religious services at 1:00 pm. Services will be conducted by Rev. Leon Dunn and interment will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery with masonic rites. Memorial donations may be made to a favorite charity or by doing a kind deed from someone in need.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Thoughts & prayers.

Posted by Janice L Brewer - Thermopolis, WY - Acquaintance   September 28, 2021

Mr Charlie was a good friend of ours for a long time, he was a caring and giving man, will miss him

Posted by Rocky and Nina Rakocy - Ponchatoula, LA - Friend   September 27, 2021

Our hearts are truly broken at the loss of such a wonderful friend. Sending our deepest condolences and much love to you Miss Dorothy. Forever in our thoughts and prayers. We have a priceless, magnificent guardian angel watching over us now, Sweetheart

Posted by Loy and Jack Pisciotta - Friend   September 27, 2021

Malcome,
Fritz & I are so sorry of the death of your Father. May your heart always hold his love & may your memories be of all the wonderful & Joyful times of his presence.
Wishing you all this day love & peaceful thoughs.

Posted by Fritz & Donna - Loranger, LA - Friend   September 27, 2021

Charlie was one of those special people who will always be remembered by those who knew him.

Posted by Bill Hayden - Hammond, LA - Friend   September 26, 2021

Ms. Dorothy So sorry for your loss. Their was only one Charlie Blackwell and I will miss him a-lot. You and Malcolm have my condolences

Posted by Mike Sterling - PONCHATOULA, LA - Friend   September 25, 2021

So sorry for the loss of a dear long time friend. Our prayers are with you.

Posted by Gordon Anderson - Hammond   September 25, 2021

Prayers for your family.
Stormy & Denise Lee

Posted by Denise Lee - Hammond, LA   September 25, 2021

It was a pleasure knowing you as a Craftsman, Mason and a true friend. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Posted by Witt & Evelyn Sur Stilley - Mineral, VA - Friend   September 25, 2021

Pleasure knowing you as a craftsman, Mason and a true friend. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Witt and Evelyn Sue Stilley

Posted by Sue Stilley - Friend   September 25, 2021

It was a pleasure knowing you as a Craftsman, Mason and a true friend. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Witt and Evelyn Sue Stilley

Posted by Witt Stilley - Friend   September 25, 2021

It was a pleasure knowing you as a Craftsman, Mason and a true friend. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Witt and Evelyn Sue Stilley

Posted by A friend   September 25, 2021

Pleasure knowing you as a craftsman, Mason and a true friend. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Witt and Evelyn Sue Stilley

Posted by Sue Stilley - Friend   September 25, 2021

Pleasure knowing you as a craftsman, Mason and a true friend. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Witt and Evelyn Sue Stilley

Posted by Sue Stilley - Friend   September 25, 2021

My buddy I'm going to miss you. Thanks for being a great person and friend to me and so many others. You will be sorely missed.

Posted by David Colkmire - Ponchatoula, LA - Friend   September 25, 2021

A wonderful man. I have many memories of weekend cook outs and good times.

Posted by Wendy Edwards Brinkmann - Baton Rouge, LA - Friend   September 25, 2021

Mr. Charlie will be truly missed by so many people. We all lost a Great friend. RIP Mr. Charlie

Posted by Charles Deliberto - Hammond, LA - Family Friend   September 24, 2021

So sorry for the loss of a dear long time friend. Our prayers are with you

Posted by Gordon Anderson - Hammond   September 24, 2021