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Margaret Blackwell
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Funeral service for Margaret Elizabeth Goude Blackwell, 91, will be held today at 11:00 a.m. at New Life Christian Outreach Ministries with burial to follow in Quaker Cemetery. The Rev. Richard Cameron and the Rev. Don Goude will officiate. The family received friends Monday 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to New Life Christian Outreach Ministries, 411 Hwy 601, Lugoff, SC 29078.

Mrs. Blackwell, wife of the late James Odell Blackwell, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday, December 19, 2015. Born in Darlington, she was the daughter of the late James Murray and Rena Laurel Jolly Goude. She was a member of New Life Christian Outreach Ministries

Surviving are her daughter, Beverly Stuber (Daniel III) of Lugoff; son, James Murray “Jimmy” Blackwell (Debbie) of Camden; brothers, Rev. Sam Goude (Cora Lee) of Mesa, Arizona and Rev. Don Goude (Darlyn) of Camden; sisters, Doris Goude of Lugoff, Frances Hewitt of Lugoff and Betty Jane Proctor of Lugoff; grandchildren, Daniel Stuber IV (Kelly) of Fort Mill, S.C., Jamie Livingston (Jacob) of Fort Mill, S.C., Benjamin Blackwell (Christa) of Baton Rouge, La., and Roddy Blackwell (April) of Camden; and 4 great-grandchildren, Nathan Livingston, Ella Livingston, Luke Stuber and Caden Stuber;. She was predeceased by brothers, Rev. James Goude, Thomas Goude, and George Goude; sisters, Alice Moore and Geraldine Copeland.

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