Lisa Blount

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Blount with husband Ray McKinnon, March 5, 2010, photo by Prphotos

Birth Name: Lisa Suzanne Blount

Date of Birth: July 1, 1957

Place of Birth: Fayetteville, Arkansas, U.S.

Date of Death: October 27, 2010

Place of Death: Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.

Ethnicity: Dutch, English, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, remote French, remote Swiss-German

Lisa Blount was an American actress and producer. Her roles include the films Dead & Buried, An Officer and a Gentlemen, What Waits Below, Nightflyers (1987), and Prince of Darkness.

She was the daughter of Margaret Louise and Glen Roscoe Blount. She was raised in Jacksonville, Arkansas. Lisa was married to actor Ray McKinnon, until her death.

Lisa’s paternal grandfather was Roe Shelby Blount (the son of Wiley Blount and Annie Laura Jones).

Lisa’s paternal grandmother was Alice Lucinda/V. Summers (the daughter of Thomas Dewitt Summers and Roberta Perlina Neece). Alice was born in Missouri.

Lisa’s maternal grandfather was Clee Travis Martin (the son of Hubert Munsey Martin and Maud Ulan Cranford).

Lisa’s maternal grandmother was Opal Wilma Collard (the daughter of Alfred Rowland Collard and Ida Dee Brannon). Alfred’s patrilineal ancestor, Isaac Collard, was a French Huguenot.

Sources: Genealogy of Lisa Blount (focusing on her father’s side) –

Lisa’s paternal grandmother, Alice Lucinda/V. Summers, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

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