Funeral for Charles Blalack, Carrollton businessman, set Funeral services for
Charles Milton Blalack of Carrollton, president of Moore Lumber Co., and former
publicity director of the Southwest Conference Athletic Association, will be at
10 a.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church, Carrollton.
Burial will be in Hilltop Cemetery
Blalack died Friday in Denton. He was 63.
A 40-year resident of Carrollton, Blalack was born in Plano and was a 1942
graduate of Baylor University. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II
and was discharged with the rank of lieutenant commander.
After his military service, Blalack was publicity director for the Southwest
Conference Athletic Association from 1946 to 1954, then served 11 years as a
vice president of Skillern's Drugs. in 1968, he joined Moore Lumber Co. and
eventually became president of the company, which has yards across Texas.
He was a trustee of the Carrollton-Famers Branch Independent School District for
12 years, 1960-1972, including four years during which he served as board
Blalack was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Carrollton, where
he was chairman of the administrative board, and was a past president of the
Carrollton Lions Club. He was a life member and past master of the James A.
Smith Masonic Lodge.
Survivors include his wife, Margueriette; a daughter, Dian Moore of Dallas; a
son, Mike Blalack of Carrollton; two brothers, Raymond A. Blalack of Sherman and
James A. Blalack of Sun City, Ariz., and four grandchildren.
Morning News - Sunday, August 30, 1981; pg 31a
Edward Lynn Williams