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Richard Blake, Jr. Obituary

Richard  Roy Blake, Jr.
Richard Roy Blake, Jr.

February 11, 1953 - October 1, 2018
Born in Clarksburg, WV
Resided in Salem, WV


Richard Roy Blake, Jr. 65, of Salem, WV, departed this life on Monday, October 1, 2018, at his residence. He was born on February 11, 1953 in Clarksburg, WV, a son of the late Richard Roy and Mary Ruth (Dotson) Blake.

He was a graduate of Doddridge County High School with the class of 1971 and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from Fairmont State University. He was a proud veteran of the US Army during the Vietnam War era and he worked as a manager in retail sales. He greatly enjoyed making knives, hunting, and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Jamie (Carroll) Blake; brother, Ernie Blake (Cathy) of West Union, WV; niece, Jennifer James (Mike); nephews, Justin Blake and Jeremy Blake (Monica); 6 great nephews; 2 great nieces; aunt, Agnes Smith of Parkersburg, WV; uncle, Oliver Dotson (Sherry) of River View, FL, along with several cousins.

Funeral services will be 1pm, Friday October 5, 2018, at the McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home, Pennsboro, WV with Pastor Joe Schneider officiating. Burial will follow in West Union Masonic Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5pm-8pm on Thursday, at the funeral home.

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McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home
447 W. Myles Avenue
Pennsboro, WV US 26415
Thursday, October 4, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home
447 W. Myles Avenue
Pennsboro, WV US 26415
Friday, October 5, 2018
1:00 PM
Masonic Memorial Park
Crystal Lake
West Union, WV
Friday, October 5, 2018