Jody Carol Blackburn, age 65, of Canal Winchester, died Friday, November 8, 2019 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. Born December 31, 1953 in Columbus to the late Jerry & Carol (Swigert) Scanlon. She was a 1972 graduate of Bloom Carroll High School.
She is survived by her children, Jason (Brianna) Blackburn, Reynoldsburg, Ryan (Allison) Blackburn, Lewis Center, Katie Blackburn, Columbus; grandchildren, Melinda Sorenson, Colin and Erica Blackburn, Parker and Evan Blackburn; sisters, Jeri (Rick) Meachem, Florida, Jill (James) Acton, New Albany, Julie (Boyd) Norris, Texas; nieces, nephews, cousins; and her faithful companion, Rocky.
Friends may visit 2-4 & 6-8 pm Wednesday at the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 550 Hill Rd N. (St. Rt. #256), Pickerington, where funeral service will follow at 8 pm with Pastor Konan Stephens officiating.
Friends who wish may contribute to Mt. Carmel Hospice, 1144 Dublin Rd., Columbus, OH 43215 in her memory.