Jennet Blair

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Jennet Dovie Blair, 75, formerly of Lilbourn, died Oct. 19, 2017, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

Born Aug. 21, 1942, in Lilbourn, daughter of the late Eddie and Savannah Owens Blair, she was a member of Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Samuel Ralford; and two sisters, Carrie Winters and Mamie Blair.

Survivors include: one daughter, DeElla Blair of Belleview; two brothers, Edward Blair of Harvest, Ala., and Thomas Blair of Atlanta, Ga.; four sisters, DeElla Keys and Geraldine Griffin of Chicago, Ill. Eddie Mae McWilliams of Gary, Ind., and Shirley Nicholson of St. Louis.

Visitation is from 11 a.m. until service time at noon Saturday at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Lilbourn with Darryl Minner, pastor, officiating.

Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in New Madrid with the Williams Funeral Home of Howardville in charge of arrangements.