Joseph Patrick Blair and
Nancy Nannie Boatright
Joseph Patrick Blair b 24 Oct 1873 Crafts Colly Ermine, Letcher Co KY; s/o William L Blair and Martha Williams. Joseph Patrick Blair m. 3 Nov 1892 Letcher Co KY to Nancy "Nannie" Boatright b 8 Sept 1872 Wise Co VA d 18 Sept 1931; buried Nan King Cemetery, Kite, Knott Co KY. Children of Joseph Patrick Blair and Nancy "Nannie" Boatright;
1. William K Bill Blair b 12 Aug 1892 Pert Creek, Letcher Co KY d 25 Oct 1988 Letcher Co KY; m. 8 Mar 1919 to Lettie Belle Franklin
b 6 Feb 1899 Letcher Co KY d 22 Jun 1958 Letcher Co KY; d/o Ely Wilson Wilse Franklin and Sarah Jane Webb. Children of William K Bill Blair and Lettie Belle Franklin;
I. Gertrude Blair b 9 Jan 1920 d 9 Feb 1932.
II. Female Blair; m. Paul R Cornett b about 1922 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY d 14 Jul 2005 Iowa City IA; s/o Charlie D Cornett and Pearlie B Brown.
III. Female Blair; m. Male Smith
IV. William K Blair b 16 Apr 1926 Letcher Co KY d 17 Feb 2004 Louisville, Jefferson Co KY of cancer. Department supervisor of Union Carbide from 1951 and 1988 Paducah, KY m. Sally Adams. 2 children.
V. Female Blair; m. Male Werner.
VI. Female Blair; m. Male Jenkins
VII. Female Blair; m. Male Bentley
2. Cora Blair b 16 Jan 1895 d 5 Dec 1918; m. Can Bates b 29 Jan 1898 d 11 Nov 1975. Child of Can Bates and Cora Blair;
I. Female Bates m. Male Back.
3. John Blair b 12 Sept 1896 d 22 Feb 1974; m. 22 Mar 1917 Puncheon, Knott Co KY to Lena Mullins b about 1903 Knott Co KY d Jul 1993 d/o Alexander Alec Mullins and Frankie Jane Hall.
4. Lou Emma Blair b 1 Aug 1898 d 5 May 1924; m. 20 Jul 1920 to William Hall b 2 Jul 1901 d 17 Dec 1967 Letcher Co KY; s/o
Elijah Hall and Nancy Meade.
5. Liddie Blair b 29 Aug 1901 d 1 Dec 1928.
6. Clinton Blair b 19 Jul 1904; m. Ora Lee Hopkins
7. Mary Blair b 5 Mar 1908 d 4 Aug 2000; buried Henry Meade Cemetery, Deane, Letcher Co KY; m. 7 Nov 1924 to Towne Hall. Children of Towne Hall and Mary Blair;
I. Hassie Hall; m. Male Short
II. Mallie Hall; m. Male Hall. Mallie Hall m. (2) Male Smith
III. Allie Hall b 1 Mar 1930 d 7 Mar 2011; buried John Bentley Cemetery, Deane, KY; m. Ralph Wright b 23 Feb 1922 d 16 Oct 1991; age 69; buried Bentley Cemetery, Deane, Letcher Co KY; s/o Sherman Wright and Florence Lillian Bentley.
Mary Blair m. Earnest Yonts b 18 Jul 1912 d 21 Mar 1987; buried Henry Meade Cemetery, Deane, Letcher Co KY; s/o Ezekiel Yonts and Frances Meade.
8. Jesse Blair (male) b 25 Jan 1911 d 9 Apr 1974; m. Female Hall
9. Ercel Blair b 28 Dec 1915 d 1 Feb 1955; m. Female Holbrook
Obituary: Allie Hall Wright
1 Mar 1930 - 7 Mar 2011
March 7, 2011 - Allie Wright, 81, of Deane passed away Monday, March 7, 2011 at her residence.
Allie was the daughter of the late Town Hall and Mary Blair Yongs (Yonts?). She was the widow of Ralph Wright.
Surviving are 2 daughters: Florence (Bobby) Fleming of London and Vickie (Chuck) Sturgill of Deane; 2 half brothers: Leon Hall and Larry Hall both of Kite; 2 sisters: Hassie Short of Jackhorn and Mallie Smith of Avon Lake, Ohio; 4 half sisters: Eula Short of of Deane, Lois Bentley of Topmost, Wilma Bentley of Topmost, and Joyce Hall of Indiana; 4 grandchidren; 4 great grandchildren; a grandson who she raised like a son: Dr. Thomas Helton; and a granddaughter who she raised like a daughter: Allison Helton.
Funeral: 11:00 O'clock A.M. Thursday, March 10, 2011 at the Hemphill Baptist Church with Danny Hurst officiating.
Visitation: 6:00 P.M. Wednesday at the Letcher Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow in the John Bentley Cemetery at Deane, Kentucky