Ricky Edward Blackwell

Published 9:56 pm Thursday, December 5, 2019

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Ricky Edward Blackwell, 49, of Landrum, passed away on December 3, 2019. He was the son of the late Edmond and Elizabeth Ann Pierce Blackwell. 


He was a carpenter. Ricky’s favorite saying was “Live life to the fullest” and he did just that. 

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He is survived by a son, Ricky Dillon Blackwell; a daughter Lacy Renee Blackwell Gugliemino; a sister, Appriel Suber; a half sister, Rita Owens; a half brother Gary Blackwell and a lifelong friend known as “Ricky’s brother”, Waylon McSwain; grandchildren, Whitney, Zoey, Noah, and Hunter Blackwell and Daniel and Aurora Gugliemino. 


The family will receive friends “on the property” from 1:00 – 6:00 PM Saturday, December 7, 2019. 


Appriel Blackwell Suber

Tryon, NC