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HUNTINGDON, Tenn. — Mr. William Travis Blakeman, 68, of Huntingdon, Tennessee died Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at his home.
Funeral services were Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home. Bro. Rufus Chandler and Bro. Andrew Stokes officiated the service. Internment followed in the Davis Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers who served were Ron Jordan, Russell Orr, Randy Meggs, Ralph Rush, Tyler Belfiore and Danny Simpson.
Mr. Blakeman was born February 11, 1950 to the late William Loy Blakeman and Bonnie Lucille (Chandler) Blakeman. He was a retired operator for Tennessee Department of Transportation and was a member of the Huntingdon Masonic Lodge # 106.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Elizabeth (Smith) Blakeman; his mother, Bonnie Lucille Blakeman; one daughter, Peggy Blakeman Perritt all of Huntingdon; one son, William C. Blakeman (wife Kim) of Trenton; one brother, Perry Blakeman (wife Jeaneen) of Huntingdon. He also leaves five grandchildren, Evan Blakeman, Madison Blakeman, Cameron Perritt, Tyler Belfiore, Gala Milholen and several nieces and nephews. Chase Funeral Home of Huntingdon had charge of arrangements.+