Reedy Hezekiah Blalock Jr. was born July 29, 1923, in Ardmore to Reedy Blalock Sr. and Willie Iola (Elliott) Blalock. He died March 8, 2013 at a residence in Ardmore, he was 89. There are no services scheduled at this time.

Reedy had lived in Ardmore all of his life. Reedy served his country in the United States Army during WWII and earned several service metals. He had worked as a refinery worker at Total Refinery for several years and had also worked as a salesman in retail.

He is survived by three daughters, Pam Blalock of Ardmore, Debbie Lee of Grand Prairie, Texas, and Donna Blalock of Ardmore. He also had four grandchildren, Michael, Trisha, Jimmy and Michelle; three great-grandchildren, Brandon, Katlyn and Marisa; and one great-great-grandchild Sawyer.