Danny Adrian Blocker, Sr (Bear), age 75, passed away Saturday, July 10, 2021 after a short illness. Danny was born in Statesboro, Georgia to Mr. Ellis Felton Blocker and Mrs. Linnie Thompson Blocker on December 7, 1945. He was a 1963 graduate of Glennville High School. Danny retired from the Georgia National Guard. He owned and operated Blocker’s Texaco and served the Gooseneck community for over fifty years.
Danny married Brenda Sharpe, the love of his life, in 1967, who survives him. Danny is also survived by children Danny Adrian Blocker, Jr (Terri), Jeffery Ellis Blocker (Julie), April Blocker McCord (Corey); siblings Ellis Randy Blocker (Modene) and Sandra Blocker Moore; eight grandchildren, one great grandchild, and numerous nieces and nephews. His parents preceded Danny in death.
Danny loved spending time with family and serving the Gooseneck community. He enjoyed watching football, playing marbles, and eating fried shrimp.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 beginning at 10:00am with the funeral services following at 11:00am from Harmony United Methodist Church. Pastors Winston Beasley and Clay Loadman, Sr will officiate along with friend, David Oliver. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.
Glennville Funeral Home is serving the Blocker family.
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