Carol Striker Blackburn, 82, of Winchester, VA, died Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Rose Hill Nursing and Rehab in Berryville, VA.
Carol was born July 13, 1935, in Winchester, the daughter of the late George and Bessie Clowser. She graduated from John Handley High School with the class of 1953. She worked at American Woodmark until her retirement in 2004. She was a past member of the Braddock Street United Methodist Church.
She married James C. Blackburn, August 9, 1954 in Hagerstown, MD. He preceded her in death August 21, 1972.
She is survived by her two children, James Michael Blackburn and his wife Tori of Winchester and Joyce L. Allison of Winchester; three grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren and one great, great grandchild.
Carol is preceded in death by her sister Betty S. McMullen.
There will be a graveside service, Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Shenandoah Memorial Park in the chapel with Rev. C. Steven Melester officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Carol Striker Blackburn may be made to the Judges Athletic Association, P.O. Box 2213, Winchester, VA 22604.