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Donald Ray Blake, Jr.

Donald Ray Blake, Jr.

June 12, 1962 - July 11, 2019
6500 Ironbridge Rd

Donald Ray Blake, Jr.

June 12, 1962 - July 11, 2019
6500 Ironbridge Rd

Obituary

Donald “Donnie” Blake, Jr., 57, went home to be with Jesus, July 11, 2019 after a long illness. He was born June 12, 1962 to Don and Verta Blake. Donnie is survived by his wife Kimberly Hancock Blake; son Donald “Ray” Blake III and his wife Kimberly Hawks Blake; daughter Elizabeth Houston Blake, and two grandchildren Samuel Colton Blake and Charles Carter Blake. He is also survived by his parents, Don and Verta Blake; brother Timothy Owen Blake and his wife Rhonda Beale Blake; nieces Alyssa Jordon Blake and Meredith Erin Blake; special aunt and uncle, Richard and Sandra Blake of Bolivia, N.C.; and many cousins and friends. Donnie was preceded in death by wonderful grandparents, Joseph Walter & Betty P. Blake and Peter B. & Mary Ruth Rhodes. Donnie was a 1982 graduate of Chowan University with a degree in Business Management. He was previously a maintenance supervisor at Honeywell and later owned a landscape business until his illness incapacitated him. He was a member of Chester Baptist Church. Friends may visit from 10 to 11 am on Tuesday, July 16 with the funeral ceremony starting at 11 am at Chester Baptist Church, 4137 School St. Chester, VA 23831. Interment to follow at Sunset Memorial Park. Flowers are welcome, but contributions may be made to Chester Baptist Church Benevolence Fund.

Visitation

  • Date & Time: Jul 16, 2019 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
  • Venue: Chester Baptist Church
  • Location: 4137 School St Chester, VA 23831 - (Get Directions)

Funeral Service

  • Date & Time: Jul 16, 2019 (11:00 AM - no time)
  • Venue: Chester Baptist Church
  • Location: 4137 School St Chester, VA 23831 - (Get Directions)

Burial

  • Date & Time: Jul 16, 2019 (no time - no time)
  • Venue: Sunset Memorial Park
  • Location: 2901 W Hundred Rd Chester, VA 23831 - (Get Directions)
  • Phone Number: 8042757828

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1 responses to Donald Ray Blake, Jr.

  1. My heartfelt condolences go out to Donnie’s family ? I’m so glad that I recently talked with him after many years through FB. I’m at a loss for words, we will miss you Donnie (Class of 1980). ?

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