Kenneth Derell Blackmon, 65, of Ladson, SC passed away on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022 at Roper Hospital.
A Graveside Service will be held on Sunday, August 7, 2022 at 4:30pm at Summerville Cemetery. The family will receive friends for a visitation from 2 o’clock to 4 o’clock on Sunday, August 7, 2022 at Parks Funeral Home.
Kenneth was born on December 17, 1956 in Charlotte, NC. He is the son of the late Paul C. Blackmon and Lilly M. Blackmon. During his lifetime Kenneth graduated from Berkeley High School and then proceeded his Electronics career by graduating from Nielsens Electronic Institute. After college, Kenneth started his career at Sikes Radio and later transferred to Mobile Communications where he retired. Most importantly, Kenneth loved his family and friends. He will be dearly missed.
Kenneth is survived by his wife, June Blackmon; daughters, Tara Meredith (Matt), and Kristen Blackmon (Brian); son, Brian Blackmon (Morgan); sister, Paula Blackmon; sister in law, Diane Blackmon ;grandchildren, Katherine, Jackson, Mackenzie, Carson, Jaxson, Amelia, Addilyn, and Winston; and many more nieces, nephews and extended family. He is predeceased by his parents, Paul and Mary Blackmon, and brother Ted Blackmon.
Lastly, Kenny would like everyone to remember that he’s “glad ya got to see me!”
Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483. www.parksfuneralhome.com