Betty Compton Blackburn

Betty Compton Blackburn, 91, passed away in Fayetteville, Arkansas, after a long illness.

Betty was born on November 19, 1927, to Barney W. and Jessie May (Love) Compton in Durant, Oklahoma.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Blackburn; her parents; two sisters: Ruby Bell and Georgia Orr; three brothers: RC, Barney and Don.

She is survived by her 3 children: Janie Conditt Hughes and husband Jim; John H. Conditt and wife Georgia; Vickie Conditt Blackburn and husband John; 4 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 8 great great grandchildren and 2 step-sons and 3 step-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at the Magdalena Cemetery, the Blackburn Family Plot, at 1 p.m., Thursday, March 7.