Deacon Roy Edward Blue of Blountstown, Florida, transitioned from life temporal to life eternal on Saturday, August 17, 2013, in the Calhoun-Liberty Hospital.
Deacon Roy Blue was a dedicated and faithful member of the Saint Mary Missionary Baptist Church in Blountstown. To know him was to love him.
Deacon Blue leaves to cherish a lifetime of fond memories, a loving and devoted family including his wife, Althamease J. Blue, of Blountstown; and numerous other relatives and many dear friends.
The family will receive friends on Friday, August 23, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM CST from the sanctuary of the Saint Mary Missionary Baptist Church, located at 16345 SE River Street in Blountstown.
Celebration of Life Services will be held on Saturday, August 24, at 12:00 Noon CST from the sanctuary of the Saint Mary Missionary Baptist Church with the Pastor/Teacher Reverend Dr. C.L. Wilson officiating. Interment will be in the Hugh Creek Cemetery located in the Hugh Creek Community of Blountstown.
Deacon Blue will lie in state at the church from 11:00 AM CST until time for the funeral service.
Vann Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements (ph. 850-482-3300).