Billy “Duck” Boblitt, age 65, of the Pottsville Community of Washington County, passed away Thursday, October 29, 2020 at the Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.
He was born in Lebanon, KY on August 1, 1955 to the late Edison Cleo and Mary Hazel Washburn Boblitt.
He was a member of the New Beginnings Community Church and a retired employee of Joy Mining Company. Following retirement he worked at the Springfield Housing Authority.
Preceding him in death were two daughters, Shannon Kaye Boblitt on June 24, 1978 and Amanda Jo Boblitt on June 4, 1994; a brother, Charles Boblitt on August 6, 2015 and two sisters, Corine Peters on September 22, 2013 and Linda Kaye Staton on August 21, 2018.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Gilbert Boblitt; two sons, Donald Christopher Boblitt of Willisburg and Joshua Boblitt of Junction City; a daughter, Brittney Cox (Devon) of Perryville; six grandchildren, Chelsea Dackerman, Courtney Boblitt, Cameron Boblitt, Shaelyn Cox, Jaylee Boblitt and Tinzlee Boblitt; three great grandchildren, Atticus Dackerman, Abram Dackerman and Jaxon Lenzee; a brother, Roy Lee Boblitt, Sr. (Betty) of Willisburg; a sister, Peggy Harley of Springfield and a half-sister, Betty Boblitt of Hillview.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 2nd at the New Beginnings Community Church with Rev. Stacy Wilson, the church pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 Sunday at the New Beginnings Community Church.
Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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