Paul L. Blair

July 23, 1923July 30, 2011

Paul L. Blair Paul L. Blair, 88, of Dupont Road, Washington, passed away peacefully at his residence on July 30, 2011 He was born July 13, 1923 to Caryl and Maude Hawk Blair. He served in the Merchant Marines in WWII and then worked at EI DuPont for 35 years retiring from Zytel in 1982. He was a life member and past President of Fort Boreman Rifle Association, a referee for the NRA, and an avid hunter and fisherman. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly and Larry Cox; four grandchildren, Justin and Kayla Cox, both of Washington, WV, Amanda Dallas of Jackson, TN, and Robert Franklin of Belpre, OH; and four great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Harriett Grubb Blair; one daughter, Melinda Tennant; and twin sisters, Ilene Ferguson and Carlene See. At the request of Mr. Blair, there will be no services. Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Parkersburg is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


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Ed & Debbie Layman

August 4, 2011

To Kim and family: Thinking of you with deepest sympathy and hoping time will help to ease the loss you bear. May you be comforted with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Paul J Blair

August 2, 2011

Kim our prayers are with you and your family.

John Booth

August 2, 2011

So sorry for your to see you Dads passing. If there is anything we can do let us know. 304-679-5603
Charlie, John, Linda and Hunter Booth

Tad Wilson

August 2, 2011

May your memories keep his flame alive
God Bless - Tad

lee wilson

August 2, 2011

i was truly saddened to read of your dad's thoughts are with your family and i wish you the well
lee wilson
tucson, az