Mark Anthony Blackard was born July 7, 1962, to his parents in Ozark, Arkansas, and passed away July 9, 2014, in Clarksville, Arkansas, at the age of 52.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Glenda K. Dickerson Blackard.
He is survived by his father, Cecil O. Blackard and step mother, Carolyn, of Clarksville, Arkansas; a brother: Don Alan Blackard of Morgantown, West Virginia; a sister: Monica Blackard Crane of Tulsa, Oklahoma; a step-brother: Dustin Villines of Springdale, Arkansas; a step-sister: Michelle Easterling of Springdale, Arkansas; and seven nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held 4:00 p.m., Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel in Clarksville, Arkansas, with Reverend Burnett King officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Clarksville, Arkansas. A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m., Friday, July 11, 2014, at Hardwicke Funeral Home in Clarksville, Arkansas.