Blair, Jimmie Ruth

Monday, November 6, 2017

Jimmie Ruth Blair, 80, of Apison, died on November 6, 2017.

A lifelong resident of Apison, Mrs. Blair enjoyed raising horses, breeding miniature poodles, cooking and was an avid runner and gardener- especially her roses.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Mildred Gober and sister, Rose Couch.

Survivors are her husband of 64 years, Edward W. Blair;  sons, Jim (Lyndi) Blair and Rex Blair all of Apison;  brother, Jack (Libby) Gober, Columbia, SC; sister, Emalie (Terry) Boydston, East Ridge;  three granddaughters, Breck Blair (Burton) Stewart, Ryli Blair (Ward) Southeard, all of Chattanooga,  Skye Elizabeth Blair (Kevin Stone), Georgetown; two great-grandchildren, Simon James Southeard and Clair Stone; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held on Thursday, at 2 p.m. in the chapel with Reverend Johnny Ware officiating.  Burial will follow at Plowman Cemetery.

Visit www.heritagechattanooga.com to share condolences and view the memorial tribute.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, from 4-8 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.


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