John Blake Winningham
John Blake Winningham
  • November 16, 1977 - May 4, 2017
  • Rainbow City, Alabama

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Funeral services will be 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Collier-Butler Chapel for John Blake Winningham, age 39, of Rainbow City, who passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017. Bro. Larry Fuhrman, Bro. Lauil Thompson, and Bro. Bobby Joe Winningham will officiate. Burial will be at Old Harmony Cemetery. Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services is directing.
Blake loved his family, friends and his special nieces and nephews. He was a huge fan of Auburn, NASCAR and the Dallas Cowboys. He was a 1997 graduate of Southside High School and attended White Springs Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Elbert and Ruth Winningham and Robert McCartney, Sr.
Blake is survived by his parents, David and Artie Winningham; sister, Amy (Chris) White of Birmingham; brother, Brian (Brandi) Winningham of Southside; nephews, Landon White and Austin Winningham; great-nephew, Beau Shields; nieces, Carly (Taylor) Shields, Madison White, and Ashleigh Winningham; great-niece, Ella Kate Shields; grandmother, Mildred McCartney; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins that he loved dearly.
Pallbearers will be Kyle McCartney, Jeff King, Michael Denson, Blake Bone, PJ Duncan, and Joey Winningham.
Honorary Pallbearers are Landon White and Austin Winningham.
The family wishes to thank all of our neighbors, friends and church family, as well as the Riddles Bend Fire Department, Stace Beecham and the employees of Gold's Gym.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to your favorite charity.
The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. prior to the service.
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