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Nicholas, Molly and Harper Blackwell

Nicholas Robert Blackwell, age 24, Molly Michelle Henson Blackwell, age 23, and Harper Willow Blackwell, age 11 months, all met their Heavenly Father together on Saturday, May 16, 2015.
Nick was born on August 7, 1990 to Robert and Rosemary Blackwell. He was a graduate of Johnson County High School and Northeast State Community College. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved camping and four wheeling. His pride and joy was his wife Molly and daughter, Harper, whom he worshipped. Nick was an employee of Northeast Correctional Complex.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Theresa Gelato and great grandmother, Rose Corozza.
Nick is survived by his parents, Robert and Rosemary; sisters: Ashley Campbell and husband Eugene and Tina Faltz and husband Brian; grandparents, Samuel and Sue Gelato; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Molly was born on July 1, 1991 to Ronnie and Chelley Henson. She was a graduate of Johnson County High School and Milligan College. Like Nick, Molly also loved the outdoors, especially camping and four wheeling. She also enjoyed working outside in their yard. She loved her family and her pride and joy was Baby Harper. Molly was an employee of the Johnson County School System.
She was preceded in death by her paternal great grandmother, Marie Davis.
Molly is survived by her parents, Ronnie and Chelley; brothers: Lucas Henson and Trevor Henson; grandparents: Ray and Jean Henson and Fred and Judy Ramsey; several special aunts, uncles and cousins.
Nick and Molly were married on June 24, 2012. They were so excited when they found out they were going to be parents. Harper Willow Blackwell was born on June 9, 2014.
Nick, Molly and Harper were all members of First Christian Church of Mountain City.
The families of Nick, Molly and Harper will receive friends from 4-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the Johnson County High School Gymnasium with the funeral service to follow with Ministers Dwayne Dickson, Scott Pyler and Dr. Bill Greer officiating. Music will be provided by Daniel Dabney.
Graveside Service & Interment will follow at the Sunset Memorial Park.
Pallbearers for Nick will be Sam Tester, Andrew Hensley, Matt Church, Robbie Moody, Austin Phipps and Zach Yoggerst. Honorary pallbearers are Eugene Campbell, John Gelato, Michael Maze and Brian Flatz.
Pallbearers for Molly and Harper will be Chris Reece, Brad Reece, Bill Brookshire, Jamie Roberts, Lucas Henson and Trevor Henson. Honorary pallbearers Derik Stout, Brad Johnson, Mike Smith, Kevin Harkness, Jacob Henson, Will Henson, Ethan Stout and Camdon Johnson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the First Christian Church Youth Fund, PO Box 136, Mountain City, TN 37683
At other times, friends may call at the home of Molly’s parents, 914 A. Davis Lane, Mountain City, TN 37683 and at the home of Nick’s parents, 1318 Avery Branch Road, Mountain City, TN 37683.
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The families of Nicholas, Molly and Harper Blackwell have entrusted their services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.