D.J.  Blair


D.J. Blair Jr. was born in Eureka, Texas. He passed on July 31, 2019, at home and in the presence of his loving family.
Blair worked in the Corsicana area for over 50 years, most notably contributing to Navarro Regional Hospital, Adams Hat Factory, Chattanooga Glass, and Corsicana ISD. He also dedicated his life to serving in spiritual ministry as a Jehovah's Witness.
He was preceded in death by his parents, D.J. Blair Sr. and Dossie Mae and his siblings Henry, Walter, Bettye, Brady, W.H. and two siblings that died in childhood.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Doris Jean Blair; siblings Gladys and Morgan (Natalie) Blair; his daughters, Twannie (William) Peaks, Terry (Kenny) Jones, Marilyn McAdams, Rebakah (William) Brown, Karen (Abel) Omodiale and son Zachary Blair. He was blessed with three generations of grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. He was privileged to have relatives and friends in the community who helped watch out for his safety during his time of illness.
The body will be available for viewing after 4 p.m. Aug. 2, 2019 at Golden Gate Cemetery in Dallas.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 3, 2019 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses located at 4126 TX Hwy. 31 in Corsicana.
Interment will follow at Woodland Cemetery, Corsicana
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Yolanda Bluitt
Aug 12, 2019
My condolences to the family and relatives of D J Blair Jr. I also offer my apologies that we have not stayed in touch over the years. My prayer is that this will change. May God continue to bless your family. Cousin Ruth. Daughter of Therman and Alma Bluitt
Fran Eastman
Aug 03, 2019
Terrie ,Gladys, Doris and Family
I just saw about Mr Blair. I am so sorry, and If I can
do anything, please let me know. My prayers are with all of you.
Love You
Mr.and Mrs .Larry Shaw
Aug 03, 2019
We send our condolences, you and family are in our thoughts and prayers .
We love you
Larry and Shirley
jackie hargraves
Aug 01, 2019
so sorry. Doris. i worked as a unit clerk in 80 are 90. praying for you
Aug 01, 2019