Mack Blake, age 79, of Elkton, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at his home in Elkton.

He was born on May 8, 1939, in Clifty to Otho and Sadie (Lear) Blake who precede him in death. He is also preceded in death by his wife, Sandra (Lee) Blake; the mother of his children, Barbara Hurt, and a son, David Blake.

Mack is survived by his son, Tim (Wendy) Blake of Belleville, Ill.; daughters, Tonya (Joey) Seay of Elkton, Chantell (Herb) Carpenter of Rogersville, Tenn., and LaQuita (Todd) Harkleroad of Elkton; two brothers; four sisters; 12 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers or other gifts, the family requests that donations be made to Pennyroyal Hospice: 220 Burley Avenue, Hopkinsville, Ky. 42240.

Tennessee Cremation Care in Clarksville, Tenn. is handling the cremation services. An online condolence may be made to the family via their website at