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Mr. Carlos Black, Jr.

Obituary for Mr. Carlos Black, Jr.

August 24, 1935 - April 8, 2022
Murray, Kentucky | Age 86


Mr. Carlos Black, Jr., age 86, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Friday, April 8, 2022, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House in Murray, Kentucky.

Mr. Black was born in Calloway County, Kentucky on August 24, 1935, to the late Carlos Black, Sr. and Opal (Vick) Black. He was the owner of Blacks Decorating Center, of the Baptist Faith, and was a United States Marine Veteran. Mr. Black was an avid fisherman, member of the Murray Bass Club, and was a member of Ducks Unlimited.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Glynda (Swift) Black.

Survivors include one daughter, Cindy Forth and husband Tim of Murray, Kentucky; one son, Keith Black of Clifton, Virginia; three sisters, Allison Howorka of Murray, Kentucky, Peggy Williams of Murray, Kentucky, and Kay Cober of Anthem, Arizona; one brother, Johnny Black and wife Wanda of Bossier City, Louisiana; as well as three grandchildren, Clint Forth of St. Louis, Missouri, Brittney Bunch and husband Joe of Wingo, Kentucky, and Chandler Black of Clifton, Virginia.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at the Murray City Cemetery with John Dale officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Monday, April 11, 2022, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice house, 803 Poplar Street, Murray, Kentucky 42071.

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    803 Poplar Street
    Murray, KY 42071

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201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
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