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“Ms. Margaret and Cathy,I am saddened to hear of your loss of Mr.JC, and the loss of my dear friend. I had known him many years and respected and...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Buddy Young - Tickfaw, LA

“I have fond memories of growing up with both J.C. and Donald Foorball and picking berries was hard but eating those beautiful berries was lots of fun. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Calvin Fayard, Jr - Springfield, LA

“Prayers for your grieving hearts and may God grant you grace to weather yet another storm & the warmth of the fond memories you keep of Mr. J.C. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Julie Sanchez Loper - Hammond, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Jimmy and I will keep you in our prayers.Jimmy and Christine Lambert ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Jimmy Lambert - Baton Rouge, LA

“CathyI'm so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy for you and your family. I love hearing the stories of you and your daddy. I know you were the...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Dana Harger - Fort Myers Beach, FL

“I'm very sorry for you loss, my prayer and love goes out to you and your family. ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Ella Muse - Springfield, LA

“Mrs. Margaret & Cathy, Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your loss of a wonderful husband, father and strawberry grower. I met Mr. J.C. and...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Dianne Reeves - Jennings, LA

“May the God of all comfort hold you in His loving arms for He understands your loss and He cares for you. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“If I were to live my life in catfish formsin scaffolds of skin and whiskers at the bottom of a pond and you were to come by one eveningwhen the...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Angie Me - Br, LA - Grandchild

“I love you forever, forever & always... ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Ang Timberlake - Br, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson - Hammond

“So sorry for your loss of your loved one. May each of you gain comfort and hope from the words of Psalm 51:17 during this difficult time in your...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: P G Williams - Baton Rouge, LA

“I remember going to the farm spending time with J.C. And Doris (my sister) for week. I always like to help with the berries. Times were good work...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Catherine Pittman - Albany, LA

“So sorry for your loss ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Scott Tabor - Friend

“Cathy, I am so sorry. I just found out. Praying for you. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Stacey Efferson Wise - Livingston, LA

“Cathy, God's blessings for peace and comfort at this sad time. Your road has been long and tough, but at the same time has shown you strength within....Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Paulette Patterson - Springfield, LA


Julius "J.C." Blahut, age 80, of Springfield, Louisiana, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge. He was born on Sunday, August 21, 1938, in New Orleans, Louisiana - son of Julius Alex and Mary Duczer Blahut.
J.C. had a passion for growing strawberries and was extremely proud for winning the title of Grand Champion at the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 30+ years. He also enjoyed raising cattle, trapping, hunting and fishing gators. He especially loved spending time with his family - telling stories of his past.
He is survived by his loving wife of 16 years, Margaret Sanders Blahut, his daughter, Catherine Blahut, and his grandchildren, Angela and Joseph Timberlake. He is also survived by two stepdaughters, Diane and Olivia Stewart, 6 great grandchildren, his sisters Judith Ann McIntyre and Mary Catherine Lumino, many nieces, nephews and close friends.
J.C. was preceded in death by his parents, Julius Alex and Mary Duczer Blahut, his first wife, Doris Furca Blahut, his daughter, Linda Blahut, his sons, Charles and Jesse Blahut and his brother Donald Blahut, Sr.
A visitation for J.C. will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, from 9:00 A.M. until 11:00 a.m. at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula. A Funeral Service celebrating his life will immediately follow, beginning at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will proceed at the Efferson Cemetery in Springfield.
J.C.'s guest book can be viewed at www.harrymckneely.com.