Gregory L. Black

Born: Thu., Jan. 9, 1964
Died: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Nov. 08, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Nov. 08, 2018
Location: James F. Ferguson Funeral Home

Funeral Service

8:00 PM Thu., Nov. 08, 2018
Location: James F. Ferguson Funeral Home

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passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018 as the result of a vehicle accident in Crawford County, Pa.  Gregory was born on January 9, 1964 in Indiana, PA to Janice (McAdoo) Murphy and the late John Black Sr.  Greg enjoyed hunting, fishing and dirt track car races. He was a former truck driver. He enjoyed spending time with his family and he had attended the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Homer City, Pa.  Greg is survived by his wife, Tammy (Capelle) Black, Homer City, PA;  daughters, Shawna Hastings and husband Daniel, Roanoke, VA; Ashley Fairbanks, Brush Valley, PA; Chelsea Capelle and Fiance Damon Shanner, Coral, PA; Amanda Capelle and fiance Nicholas Short, Lucerne Mines, PA;  brother, John Black, Indiana, PA; sister Beth Ann Lawson and husband Matthew, Indiana, PA;  sister, Stacie Sleasman and husband Joseph, Blairsville, PA;  brother, Jeff Black, Homer City, PA; eight grandchildren  Morgan, Brayden, Evrik, Conner, Noah, Rilyn, Lily and Shalyn; and Mother and Father in-law, Catherine and Butch Elliott, Homer City, PA.  Greg was preceded in death by his father, John Black Sr.;  his grandmother, Elsie McAdoo;  and an aunt, Lydia Rothrock.  Visitation will be held at the James F. Ferguson Funeral Home, Inc., Blairsville, PA on Thursday, November 8 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM  and  6:00 to 8:00 PM, the time of the service.  Pastor John Ditter will officiate.  In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the funeral home to help with expenses.

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Caroly Dominow-Downey
   Posted Tue November 06, 2018
Memories of good times and the best of friendships. Crusin', Box of Frogs songs, driving backwards because your transmission went out in forward motion, always smiling and laughing.... friends to the end. Rest in peace friend! Carolyn Domino- Downey.

Beverly Kundla
   Posted Tue November 06, 2018
Shawna, I'm so sorry to hear of this. My condolences to you and your family for your loss.

Brian Arford
   Posted Thu November 08, 2018
Sorry i could not say good-bye in person and attend his viewing ....Greg was always good to me and will be remembered as "one of the good guys" always laughing and had that infectious smile of my condolences to his family and he will be sorley missed by all, That I am certain of !! May God bless you all and give you strength with coping with the loss of Great....Until we meet again Greg...RIP Bro !

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