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Obituary for Terry Blake

Obituary for Terry Blake
  • PublishedJune 19, 2024

Terry Blake, age 66, of Sulphur Bluff, Texas passed away in his home on Thursday, June 13, 2024.


Mr. Blake was born on April 20, 1958, to Wayne and Ruth (Milliron) Blake in Philipsburg, Pennsylvania. He married Linda Kay (Foley) Blake on June 15, 1978, in Cooper, Texas. Terry owned and operated a carpet business, as well as worked as a security guard for both Hopkins County Memorial and Christus Mother Frances Hospital for over 12 years. He was a proud member of Lake Chapel Church of Mt. Vernon. Terry was a very strong man. He was a loving Husband, Father, and Grand Dad. He fought a long and hard battle with his health condition. He will surely be missed.



He is survived by his wife, Linda Blake of Sulphur Bluff, Texas; daughter, Jaclyn Ramos and her husband Paul of Milford, New Jersey; granddaughter, Brielle Ramos; sisters, Nora Grager of Houtzdale, Pennsylvania, Bonnie Weakland of Warriorsmark, Pennsylvania, Pam Deluccia and her husband Mike of Curwensville, Pennsylvania; brother, Kevin Blake and wife Terry of Houtzdale, Pennsylvania; and step-brother, Rick Jones of Clearfield, Pennsylvania.


Terry was preceded in death by his parents, Wayne and Ruth Blake.


Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.


The online register can be signed at

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Chloe Kopal

Chloe Kopal was born and raised in Sulphur Springs, Texas. She attended Sulphur Springs High School for 4 years and graduated in 2021. She was also a line member for the Blue Blazes Drill Team for 3 years. Chloe is the Digital Content Creator for Front Porch News. Her love for our community shows through her work. She is very passionate about photography and has been ever since the first time she picked up a camera many years ago.