Annie C. Apperson-Blackford, daughter of Maude McDonald Apperson and Elzie Van Buren Apperson, passed away quietly in her room at Heartland of Springfield in Springfield, Ohio on Thursday March 1st, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. She was 81 years old.
She is preceded in death by her husband James Blackford, both parents, brother Mac Apperson and sister Shirley Foster.
She is survived by 6 siblings and their families; Brothers Heywood Apperson, W.N. Apperson and Billy Apperson. Sisters Runelle White, Marie Hudson and Martha Hoag.
Also survivied by her children Joan Nugeness and Robert Tartt. Her Grandchildren Anthony Nugeness, Nicea Nugeness-Eaton, Joshua Combs, Rebecca Tartt and John Tartt and Greatgrandchild Dane Anthony Combs.
Due to her body being donated for the study of cancer there will be no service or funeral. A remembrance ceremony will be scheduled by the family at a later date. Our condolences to everyone who blessed her life with friendship and love.