Rex Franklin Blackstock
Rex Franklin Blackstock, 87, of Lake Jackson, Texas, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019. He was born July 31, 1931 in Lamesa, Texas to Louie Blackstock and Edith Annie Provence Blackstock. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Rex was a Union Millwright.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Dempsey Blackstock.
Rex is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ervaline Blackstock of Lake Jackson, Texas; two children, Steve Blackstock and wife Becky of Brazoria, Debbie Bo Haney and husband Randy of Porter, Texas; seven grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; sister, Marie Files and husband Don of Lubbock, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Thursday at Lakewood Chapel. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday, June 14, 2019 at Lakewood Funeral Chapel with Rev. Nathan Corrick and Rev. Randall Haney officiating.
Pallbearers will be Steve Blackstock, Eric Landuyt, Jeremy Pirtle, Anderson Carter, Kade Bock, Colton Thompson,and Emily Landuyt.
The family requests donations to in Rex’s memory to VOW22; P.O.Box 1390; Lake Jackson, Texas 77566 (979-583-3811; www.vow22.org).
Arrangements by the Turner family. Online condolences may be made to lakewoodfuneralchapel.com.