Judy Altman Blackmon



HEATH SPRINGS, SC ~ Mrs. Judy Altman Blackmon, age 74, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018. She was born October 20, 1943 in Lancaster, the daughter of Zelphor Hinson Altman and the late Nickolas H. Altman. She is the wife of Hunter Eugene Blackmon. Mrs. Blackmon formerly worked for the United States Post Office. She loved to crosstitch, yard selling and buying for other people. She loved her grandchildren, her grand dogs and spending time at their beach house. She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church and also enjoyed attending Salem United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Blackmon is survived by her husband of 55 years, Hunter Eugene Blackmon; her mother, Zelphor Altman; two sons, Rhett Blackmon and his wife Bobbie of Oak Island, NC, and Brett Blackmon and his wife Penny of Lancaster; a daughter, Janet Morgan of Myrtle Beach; four grandchildren, Paige Morgan and her husband Ryan, Hunter Blackmon, Ashlyn Blackmon and Aaron Blackmon; and two brothers, Nick Altman and his wife Bobbie of Dallas, NC, and Larry Altman of Lancaster.

The Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Mrs. Blackmon will be 11:00 am Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Zion United Methodist Church by Rev. Mike Burgess and Rev. Bill McCown. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 pm Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at Burgess Funeral Home and suggest memorial contributions be made to the Levine Cancer Institute, Ovarian Cancer Research, c/o Carolinas HealthCare Foundation, 208 East Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28203 or www.givecarolinas.org.