John L. Blair, age 84 of New Castle, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2022. Son of the late Ben and Bell (Clark) Blair, he formerly worked for Chism Irrigation and was a long-time groundskeeper for All In One Tree Service. John loved the outdoors and enjoyed delivering corn every year to share with his family & friends. He was a member of Middletown First Christian Church. John was preceded in death by his wife, Eula Ann (Boling) Blair; grand-daughter, Crystal Hance; sister, Janice Blair; brother, Alp Blair.
Daughter: Sherri Baker (John) of Vine Grove
Sons: John G. Blair (Tanita) of Louisville
James A. Blair (Rita) of Crestwood
Companion: Jean Sheehan of Louisville
Sister: Elizabeth Wills of Shelbyville
Brother: James P. Blair (Martha) of Harlan
7 Grandchildren 10 Great-Grandchildren
Funeral Service: 1PM on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Dr. Dave Charlton of Shelbyville First Christian Church.
Burial: New Castle Cemetery
Pallbearers: Jim Blair, Kyle Blair, Derek Byrd, Jeramiah Blair, Dave Watterman & Mike Huff
Form of contributions may be given to Kosair Children’s Hospital.
Visitation: 5-8 PM on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
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