Robert James Blackman, 67, of Asheville, died Saturday, March 11, 2017 at The Oaks of Sweeten Creek.
Mr. Blackman is survived by the mother of his children and wife for twenty-six years, Beth Andreu; daughters, Sunny Webb, Jenna Helton, Holly Salinas, Grace Petry, Shekinyah Mason, and Josephine Blackman; son Israel Blackman; thirteen grandchildren; sister Nancy Blackman; and brother Carl Blackman. He was preceded in death by his sister Carla Blackman.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.