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Service are held for Earl Jack Blair

Earl Jack Blair died November 21 at the age of 89.

Born in Letcher County, he was a son of the late Dave and Martha Blair and was the widower of Ruby Blair. He was the father of the late John Blair.

Blair was a member and a deacon of the Millstone Methodist Church and chaplain of the Mayking Fire Department. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He worked for Inland Steel and Island Creek Coal Company.

Surviving are a son, Bill Blair, Bottom Fork; two daughters, Ada Chafin and husband Dave, Bottom Fork, and Donna Hall and husband Major “Red”, River Rouge, Mich.; a sister, Anna Huff, Cincinnati, Ohio; a brother, Bill Blair, South Carolina; nine grandchildren, and 11 greatgrandchildren.

Funeral services were held November 25 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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