Lucille B. Paul-Blackburn, 87, of Fort Collins, Colorado passed away on December 5th, 2018. Lucille was born on March 4, 1931 in Bellview, New Mexico.
Lucille attended Rosedale High School and graduated in 1949. She attended Abilene Christian University and graduated in 1953. She returned to Clovis, New Mexico and went to work for the Air Force at Cannon Air Force Base and Luke Air Force Base as a Civilian employee for 34 years. She lived in Phoenix Arizona for 55 years.
Lucille is preceded in death by her mother, Zona Blackburn; father, Barney Blackburn; brother, Austin Blackburn and brother, J.M. Blackburn.
She is survived by her brother, C.J. Blackburn; sister-in-law, Nancy Blackburn; and nieces and nephews; daughters, Diane Kelly and Denise Selvey; 4 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild who she adored dearly.
A small memorial will take place at Steed-Todd Funeral Home in Clovis, New Mexico on December 12th at 11:00am. Lucille will be laid to rest at Mitchell Cemetery in Bellview, NM.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Pathways Hospice, 305 Carpenter Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80525.