Funeral services for J.B. Blair, 69, of Shepherdsville, were held September 9 at St. Athanasius Parish in Louisville. Burial was in Brookland Cemetery.
Born in Letcher County to the late Allen Bee and Della Blair, he died September 1.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Charles Blair.
Mr. Blair was retired from the Ford Motor Co. after 30 years, and was an avid University of Kentucky fan.
He was a member of the St. Athanasius Catholic Church.
Surviving are his wife of 43 1/2 years, Helen Schook Blair; two brothers, Evan Blair and wife Vicki, and Vennon Blair; and two sisters, Ardealie Branson and Dulcena Mentzer.