Eva Mann Parham Blackwell, 86, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.
She was born March 24, 1933 in Granville County to the late Edward Hunt Parham and Selma Parham.  She was a member of Mt. Creek Baptist Church and farmed with her husband most of her life.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Mountain Creek Baptist Church by Rev. Johnny Richards.  Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.

Surviving are her daughter, Caroline Blackwell Saleeby (George) of Fuquay Varina; three granddaughters, Alex Lawrence of Dunn, Amanda Kain of Willow Spring, Melissa Godwin of Durham; a grandson, Spencer Godwin and four great-grandchildren, Andy, Henry Lee, Grace and Luke.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Reuben Blackwell and a daughter, Sandra Godwin.

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