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David Blythe

1955 - 2021



Earl “David” Blythe, 65, of Pittsburg, passed away at 12:04 p.m. Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Ascension Via Christi Hospital.

David was born November 21, 1955 at Pittsburg, the son of Emmett and Ruth L. (Mullins) Blythe. He graduated from Pittsburg High School in 1973.

He served in the United States Army.

David worked for the Kansas City Southern Railroad and later for WATCO Industries before he retired.

He was married to Deanna Thomlison.

Survivors include his son, Justin D. Blythe and his wife, Kristie of Pittsburg; his wife, Deanna Blythe; a step-son, Paul Keys of Pittsburg; and a step-daughter, Jessica Keys of Pittsburg; one brother, Jack Blythe and his wife, Lisa of Girard, Kansas; one sister, Carolyn Hartman and her husband, James of Frontenac, Kansas; a daughter-in-law, Christina Blythe of Clinton, Oklahoma; 6 grandchildren and 5 step-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Emmett Neil Blythe; and a brother, Billie Blythe.

A private family graveside service will be held at later date in the Crocker Cemetery. Friends may leave condolences online at Arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg, KS.

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April 29, 2021 6:54 PM

My Prayers and condolences are with the David Blythe family. I am so sorry for your loss, David was a dear friend of mind. He brought me fresh caught fish when he went fishing or he would send it by Deanna. Rest in Peace Big Dave

Kay Roberts

April 29, 2021 11:28 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Kay & Jim and your Missouri family, Aunt Eleanor and family, Aunt Betty and family.
Kay Roberts

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Jim McCullough

April 20, 2021 9:15 PM

My Condolences to The Family for the Loss of David, Had Good Times in School..Your Soul Lives Eternally Dave..Until We Meet Again..Jimmy McCullough šŸ™šŸ¦œ

Charlie and Diana Maiseroulle

April 20, 2021 5:58 AM

Ride in Peace my old school buddy. Iā€™m sure we will meet again in Heaven. We shared many crazy memories and they will be forever saved. Much Love and condolences to the family.

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April 19, 2021 3:18 PM
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