Richard Bennett Blackmon, 76, of Manteo, died Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in Norfolk, VA. Born in Rock Hill, SC, he was the son of the late Robert Brown Blackmon and Nettie Mae Robinson Blackmon. He was a former employee of Wanchese Fish Company and served his country honorably in the U.S. National Guard.
Mr. Blackmon is survived by a daughter, Diana Mae Blackmon Smith of Grottoes, VA; a son, Robert Wade Blackmon of York, SC; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
No services are planned at this time.
Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, NC is assisting the family with arrangements.Print Obituary & Condolences