W.L. Blaylock Sr., 90, of Atlanta died Friday, May 31, 2013, in Texarkana, Texas.
Mr. Blaylock was born Aug. 31, 1922, in Douglassville, Texas. He was a retired peace officer and a member of First Baptist Church, Atlanta.
Survivors include his wife, Jewel Faye Casteel Blaylock of Atlanta; one daughter, Eva Faye Blaylock Barber of Atlanta; two sons, Ennis Blaylock of Atlanta and Roderick Blaylock of New Boston, Texas; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church, Hiram St., Atlanta, with the Rev. George Rape officiating. Burial will be in Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Douglassville, under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.