Henry Calvin Blocker III

January 2, 1948 ~ March 25, 2021 (age 73)


Sumter, SC…Henry Calvin Blocker III, age 73, beloved husband of fifty-one years to Judy Anne Eskuri Blocker, died on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at his residence.

Born in Reidsville, Georgia, he was the son of the late Henry Calvin Blocker, Jr., and Minta Lou Murray Blocker. Mr. Blocker retired from the US Air Force with twenty-two years of service. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling, camping and loved spending time with his family. Mr. Blocker was a member of Westside Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife Judy of Sumter, he is survived by one son, Paul Lewis Blocker and his wife Anne of Goose Creek; one daughter, Ginger Marie Blocker of Lawrence, KS; one brother, Dana Gene Blocker and his wife Jane of Pawleys Island; one sister-in-law, Dixie Blocker of Ridgeway; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Wayne Blocker.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 2, 2021 at 12:00 noon in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Aaron Reed officiating. Interment will follow with full military honors in the Ft. Jackson National Cemetery at 2:00 pm.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to The ALS Association South Carolina Chapter, 130 Gardeners Circle, Johns Island, SC 29455.

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Committal Service


April 1, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bullock Funeral Home
1190 Wilson Hall Road
Sumter, SC 29150

Funeral Service
April 2, 2021

12:00 PM
Bullock Fuenral Home Chapel

Video is available for this event

April 2, 2021

2:00 PM
Ft. Jackson National Cemetery
4170 Percival Rd
Columbia, SC 29229

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