Bill was married to late Mora Louise Carroll Blair. She passed away December 28, 2001. Bill was a US Army veteran having served in World War II. He took part in the invasion of Normandy. He was a member and served as treasure for the Little Rock Old Regular Baptist Church. He was awarded medals in the senior Olympics. He was a devoted father, grandfather and a great friend to all that knew him. Bill was aslo member of the American Legion. He was a an avid Letcher County sports fan.
He is survived by his two loving daughters, S. Jill Jones of Howell, Michigan and Belinda Wendy (Colleen) Ridgley of New Boston, Michigan. A daughter-in-law, Delma Blair of Jenkins, Kentucky.
Also surviving are five grandchildren, Denise, Tom, Melanie, Devin and Ashley and 13 great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Bill is preceded in death by a son, Jack R. Blair. Two brothers and two sisters.
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