Attn - Wendy Harris
227 East Main
Festus, MO 63028
Joseph Blackburn age 61 of House Springs, MO entered into eternal rest on December 26, 2017 at his residence in House Springs, MO. Born on March 12, 1956 in Fort Campbell, KY to his parents Jerry and Agatha (Goeppener) Blackburn.
Joe worked in construction as a bricklayer; enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and listening to music of all genres.
Survived by his loving wife of 30 years Linda (Merx) Blackburn of House Springs, MO; father Jerry Blackburn; mother Agatha (Goeppener) Blackburn of St. Louis, MO; son Jeremy (Sherry) Merx of DeSoto, MO; granddaughter Samantha Merx of DeSoto, MO; brothers Gerald Blackburn of St. Louis, MO, John Blackburn of Roanoke, VA, Jim (Lisa) Blackburn of Arnold, MO, Paul Blackburn of Fenton, MO and Rob (Sue) Blackburn of House Springs, MO; sisters Mary (Todd) Hardin of Roanoke, VA and Barbara (Tom) Tenholder of Eureka, MO.