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A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Herbert Gaffney Blalock, 82, of Camden, SC, at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Father John Zimmerman will officiate. Burial will follow at Highview Cemetery in Gray, GA. Memorials may be made c/o of the church at 1709 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020.

Born September 14, 1936 in Atlanta, Georgia. Parents, Edgar Blalock and Blanche Gaffney. Graduated Jonesboro, Georgia Highs School-1954. Four Degrees from University of Georgia:

B.S., 1958  - Zoology

D.V.M, 1962

M.S., 1965  - Medical Microbiology

P.H.D.,  1968

Employed -- Clemson University, 1968-1989 as Microbiologist and Laboratory Director (Clemson Livestock Lab in Columbia, SC). Raised and raced thoroughbred horses while living at Cool Springs Plantation -- 1974-2018, Camden, SC.

Herbert was predeceased by his brother, Ed Blalock Jr.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

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