Charles “Butch” Andrew Blackard
New Albany – Charles Andrew “Butch” Blackard, 75, passed away December 5, 2017 at his residence. He was born August 29, 1942 in Union County to the late Bryant Robert and Ruby Floyd Blackard. He was the retired owner/operator of Glenfield Auto Electric in New Albany. He was a member of Bethlehem Church of the Lord Jesus Christ.
Funeral services will be 2:00p.m. Thursday, December 7, 2017 at United Funeral Service with Bro. Steve Wilson officiating. Burial will be at Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra Kay Turbeville Blackard; four daughters, Tammie Owens (Kevin Crump); Kim Hood (Glen); Carman Broussard (Tom) and Crystal Mayo (Danny); two sons, Brad Blackard (Sylvia) and Sam Rath (Brandy); two sisters, Judy Tanner (Billy) and Louise Churchill (Edward); a brother, Robert Blackard; eighteen grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Norma Kizer; a grandson, Gary Hood; and a granddaughter, Autumn Blackard.
Visitation will be from 5:00p.m. till 8:00p.m. on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at the funeral home.