November 2, 1924 - November 28, 2021
Lynetta “Dot” Blair, 97, of Athens, formerly of Chandlerville, passed away at Memorial Medical Center, in Springfield, at 10:28 p.m., on Sunday, November 28, 2021. She was born November 2, 1924, in Petersburg, Illinois, to Cecil and Helen (Atwood) McDougall. She married Willis “Bub” Blair on June 26, 1946, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He preceded her in death on March 26, 2006. Mrs. Blair is survived by one daughter: Jeanne Hogg, of Athens; daughter-in-law: Pat Blair, of Chandlerville; three grandchildren: Gretchen (Todd) Hodgson, of Kilbourne, Marinda (David) Behrends, of Sheffield, Brandon (Hailey) Blair, of Petersburg; seven great-grandchildren: Cole (Jordyn) Hodgson, Hannah Hodgson, Tate Behrends, Toby Behrends, Paisley Blair, Piper Blair, Presley Blair; as well as special friend, Amy Gentry. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sons: Steve and Terry Blair; brothers: William “Bill” McDougall and Cecil “Bud” McDougall, and toddler sister, Betty Marie McDougall. Mrs. Blair was a member of Oakford United Methodist Church. She had worked for Cordite in Jacksonville, for several years. She enjoyed traveling, spending time with her family and raising miniature ponies. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m., at Lintner-Hurley Funeral Home in Chandlerville. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 2, 2021, at 10:30 a.m., also at the funeral home. Burial will follow the services at Chandlerville Cemetery. Rev. Carol Stufflebeam will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to Chandlerville American Legion, Chandlerville Cemetery or Oakford Methodist Church. Online memorial messages may be left for the family at www.hurleyfh.com. Lintner-Hurley Funeral Home in Chandlerville is in charge of arrangements.
Lynetta “Dot” Blair, 97, of Athens, formerly of Chandlerville, passed away at Memorial Medical Center, in Springfield, at 10:28 p.m., on Sunday, November 28, 2021. She was born November 2, 1924, in Petersburg, Illinois, to Cecil... View Obituary & Service Information
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