Archie Bledsoe Jr.


Archie Bledsoe, Jr. was born on February 20, 1951 to proud parents Archie and Lillian Westbrook Bledsoe.

At the age of three, Archie and his family moved to Mansfield, Ohio; where he completed his education through the Richland County School District. Archie attended Mansfield Senior High School and entered into the United States Army upon graduation. He fought in the Vietnam War. Archie also obtained an Associate Degree in Business while serving in the U.S. Army. He furthered his profession at Nova Tec Recycling, where he retired.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Archie and Lillian Bledsoe and his brother; Freddie Stinnett.

Archie leaves to cherish his memories, his wife; Brenda Bledsoe, children; Archie (Buddy) Jones, Alishaa Bledsoe, Althesia Bledsoe; stepchildren, Terrance Mason, Stacia Smith, Shamell Mason, brother; Thomas Bledsoe, sisters; Doris Reaves, Sheila Bledsoe, Bonnie Wilson, Karen (Nathaniel) Johnson, grandchildren, great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation 2:00pm and Funeral 3:00pm Saturday August 4, 2018 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST 5456 E. Livingston Ave.

Condolence Messages

  1. To the Bledsoe family and friends, you have my deepest sympathy in your loss.
    Although God promises to resurrect the dead back to life, it does not remove the pain we feel in our hearts from the loss. (John 5:28) God knows how you feel because he had to endure the pain of His son’s agonizing death! Romans 6:23 says, “For the wages sin pays is death, but the gift God gives is everlasting life by Christ Jesus our Lord.” May you rely on God’s promise that Archie Jr. will live again!

  2. So Will keep you all in my prayers. sorry for your loss. GOD BLESS YOU ALL-TINA

  3. Dear family we are sorry for your loss. May the support of family and friends be a source of strength and the God of comfort a refuge in your time of need.
    Psalms 62:8 God is a refuge for us.

  4. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Archie was a good man and I know he will be missed by all of his friends and family. We miss him here and I think about him often and smile.

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