James Blair, Sr.
Date: Sunday, January 3
Time: 12:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy., Wentzville, MO
Date: Monday, January 4
Time: 10:00 am
Friedens UCC in New Melle, MO
Friedens UCC Cemetery in New Melle, MO
Memorial contributions may be made to Friedens UCC Cemetery Fund or to Friedens UCC in New Melle, Missouri in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
James T. Blair Sr. passed away on December 30, 2015 at the age of 89. He is survived by his son, James T. (Jackie) Blair Jr. of Marthasville, MO; three daughters: Wanda (Jim) Kohler of Wentzville, MO, Rita (Ron) Schneider of Wentzville, MO & Phyllis (Bob) King of Linn Creek, MO; sister, Marg Blair of Bowling Green, MO; 8 grandchildren; 3 step grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and 8 step great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alberta Blair nee Lavy; parents: Burton & Mable Blair nee McNealy; brothers: Elmer & Howard Blair; sisters: Frances Hammet & Nancy Hockenberry. In New Melle, James was the owner & operator of Blair Feed & Grain for 56 years. He was a member of the VFW, the Community Club for 45 years, the Volunteer Fire Department for 39 years and, the Friedens UCC Cemetery Committee. He was also a member of the Wentzville American Legion and the Public Water District #2 Board of Directors for 39 years. He will be dearly missed.