Whitesburg KY

Lucy Blair succumbs at 89

Lucy Blair, 89, died April 9 at her home at Jeremiah.

A daughter of the late John and Rebecca Shepherd Halcomb, she was the widow of Clarence Blair.

She was the mother of the late Onis Blair, Lola Crawford and Hazel Banks, and a sister of the late William Halcomb, Charles Halcomb, and Sylvania Lucas.

Surviving are six sons, Charles Blair, Jeremiah, Will Blair, Redfox, Dave Blair, Monticello, Clifford Blair, Isom, Bill Blair, Eolia, and Steve Blair, Trafalgar, Ind.; six daughters, Mary Goff, Clinton, Tenn., Mattie Adams, Franklin, Ind., Sylvania Whitaker and Tracy Snowden, both of Jeremiah, and Edna Helton and Florence ‘Kitty’ Emmonds, both of Indianapolis, Ind.; three brothers, James Halcomb, Blackey, and Joe Hassell Halcomb and Fred Halcomb, both of Tiffin, Oh.; and 32 grandchildren, 44 great- grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held April 12 at Dixon Memorial Church. Burial was in Clarence Blair Cemetery at Jeremiah.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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