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Mr. Richard Blair

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“Dorothy, I am so shocked to have just read in the orbituary about Richard. Had I known, you would have heard from me. At one time I had your phone...Read More »
1 of 51 | Posted by: Edith Grimes-Davis

“In Memory of my friend for ten years plus, Rest In Peace. I didn't know your race was over. ”
2 of 51 | Posted by: Vera Morris - Houston, TX

“Ooohhh Dicky!! I didn't know!!You were trully a God send!! The Big hearted Gentle Giant!! You were a Blessing to us all!Tell Mom hello, I know she...Read More »
3 of 51 | Posted by: Cheryl Edwards - Houston, TX

“Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family of Mr. Richard Blair. We are so pleased to have known him as alumni of Prairie View A&M University...Read More »
4 of 51 | Posted by: Joe & Frances Deason - Lufkin, TX

5 of 51 | Posted by: L.B &VERTA SESSION FAMILY - TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. May your memories bring you comfort as your prayers bring you strength. ”
6 of 51 | Posted by: Pat

“He was the best uncle ever! ”
7 of 51 | Posted by: INGRID MONTGOMERY - houston, TX

“Sincere Sympathy. Doris Fields. HoustonISD. ”
8 of 51 | Posted by: Doris Fields - Houston, TX

“Thanks Coach for everything ”
9 of 51 | Posted by: Patrice McNeil - Houston, TX

“God be with the family during this time of grief---Donna Moore from Madison HS ”
10 of 51 | Posted by: DONNA MOORE - Missouri City, TX

“Coach Blair when I played for you it always seemed that you were so hard on us as players demanding that we, wear a tie on game day always exemplify...Read More »
11 of 51 | Posted by: James McCowan Jr - Houston, TX

“Dear Lord, please use these turbulent times to help our spirits, so we can glorify you and be all that you created us to be.Blair was a member of the...Read More »
12 of 51 | Posted by: Patsy Morehead-Potts - Houston, TX

“Our sincere sympathy to the family of Richard Blair.Beverly Sykes McDonaldErnest McDonald LaShawn McDonald Earl W.Sykes ”
13 of 51 | Posted by: Beverly Sykes McDonald - Houston, TX

“With sympathy for the family and friends, I mourn the passing of your loved one and my ex coworker.Mary Bryan Friday ”
14 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“Condolences to the family of my former coworker at Madison High School. ”
15 of 51 | Posted by: Vianne Ross - Pearland, TX

“"Our condolences, prayers, and love to Dot and family."Don & Mable Caleb ”
16 of 51 | Posted by: Don Caleb - Rosharon, TX

“Sending my Heartfelt Prayers and Condolences to the Blair Family. Class of 81' Madison ”
17 of 51 | Posted by: Norma - Houston, TX

“My mentor, my Coach, my drafting teacher I LOVE YOU and your family to the moon and back.. Coach Blair you taught us respect, you made us work hard...Read More »
18 of 51 | Posted by: Keithley Francis - Houston, TX

“My condolences to the family. I was a coworker at Madison HS. He was kind, loveable and funny. To me he was a great guy. ”
19 of 51 | Posted by: Patsy Hawkins - Houston, TX

20 of 51 | Posted by: Shirley Myers - Houston, TX

“Sister Blair you have my deepest condolences. I pray GOD will give you the strength during this time. May God comfort you and family. Much love...Read More »
21 of 51 | Posted by: Lucy Willis - Houston, TX

“Sister Blair you have my deepest condolences. I pray GOD will give you the strength during this time. May God comfort you and family. Much love...Read More »
22 of 51 | Posted by: Lucy Willis - Houston, TX

“Sis. Blair. I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that I am praying for you and the family. May God bless you with peach and comfort. Much...Read More »
23 of 51 | Posted by: Wanda Prince

“Godspeed my brother! ”
24 of 51 | Posted by: Karen Cooper - Houston, TX

“Sis. Blair you have my deepest condolences. Bro. Blair was so kind and will be missed. My prayers are with you and your family. ”
25 of 51 | Posted by: Karen Cooper - Houston, TX

“To the family of Coach Blair. I worked with Coach Blair for many years at James Madison High School. He was a wonderful teacher, loved the kids. He...Read More »
26 of 51 | Posted by: Nellie Sanders - Missouri City, TX

“A good friend will be missed, rest in peace Richard ”
27 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“Condolences to the Blair Family on behalf of the Brothers at Prairie View A&M University. Brother Blair's initiation into Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity...Read More »
28 of 51 | Posted by: Frederick Roberts - Prairie View, TX

“My Fraternity Brother will be missed by many. Brother Blair was truly the college of friendship, the university of brotherly love, the school for...Read More »
29 of 51 | Posted by: Jay Dee Anderson - Missouri City, TX

“Richard, I want have nobody to tell me what I can eat. I miss you since. Love much ”
30 of 51 | Posted by: Bettie Nealey, Jackson - Houston, TX

“Richard was an amazing man. So joyous and a friend to all he encountered. Our hearts are with his family at this time. Prayers of comfort. ...Read More »
31 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“We only met once and it was a pleasant encounter th a t made me laugh. He's with Jesus now so all is well. Cheryl Coleman ”
32 of 51 | Posted by: Cheryl Coleman - King William, VA

“My condolences are with the Blair family at this time while praying for your comfort and strength. Coach Blair's hard work and dedication will always...Read More »
33 of 51 | Posted by: Regit Sasser - Houston, TX

“My Prayers and Thoughts are with the family. RIP Richard Blair! ”
34 of 51 | Posted by: John Taylor - Houston, TX

“Rest in Peace my friend. "Class of 64" ”
35 of 51 | Posted by: John Taylor - Houston, TX

“Sending our prayers and thoughts to the Blair family. May God's great comfort and peace be upon you during this most difficult time. Matthew 25:21...Read More »
36 of 51 | Posted by: Dale & Maryann Bowman - TX

“Rest in Peace my friend. Praying for your family. 4th Ward "Class of 64" ”
37 of 51 | Posted by: John Taylor - Houston, TX

“My Condolences. Truly an amazing man. He will be greatly missed. Madison Marlins C/O 91 ”
38 of 51 | Posted by: Angie Walker - Houston, TX

“Rest in Peace my friend! Praying for your family. ”
39 of 51 | Posted by: John Taylor - Houston, TX

“Sending sincere condolences to the family in the loss of Richard. He will be sorely missed. He was a very kind man and I will always remember his...Read More »
40 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
41 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
42 of 51 | Posted by: Toni Wafeeg - Houston, TX

“Dot my prayers are with you and your family through this difficult time. I will always remember bro. Blair's laughter and his smile. Continue to look...Read More »
43 of 51 | Posted by: Debra Johnson - Missouri City, TX

44 of 51 | Posted by: NORMA MOORE - HOUSTON

“We will forever miss his smile and welcoming spirit at the side door near finance room at the Union.To the family and friends of Richard Blair we...Read More »
45 of 51 | Posted by: Rochelle Jacobs - Houston, TX

“My deepest sympathy for the family. " For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who recognizes the Son and exercises faith in him should have...Read More »
46 of 51 | Posted by: - OH

“My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. May all of God's blessings be with you. ”
47 of 51 | Posted by: Larry L. Harrison - Sugar Land, TX

“My frat brother & friend will be missed. He and I traveled 290 from Prairie View to Houston back in the day. Drove me to a lab in Houston so I...Read More »
48 of 51 | Posted by: David Brewer - Orlando, FL

“The LOVE Sugar Bear showed everyone is what made him so special and a father figure to us all at Madison. I'm glad I was able to talk to him recently...Read More »
49 of 51 | Posted by: BRUCE ALLEN - HOUSTON, TX

“My prayers are with the family and friends of Richard. He was a classmate of mine from our days at Attucks Jr. High, and Jack Yates. His inspiration...Read More »
50 of 51 | Posted by: Mervin Galloway - Houston, TX

“My prayers are with you and your family. May you find comfort and peace in God's Mercy. Susie H. Spears and your classmates of L. C. Anderson High -...Read More »
51 of 51 | Posted by: Susie Spears - Austin, TX

Mr. Blair passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017.

Mr. Blair was a resident of Texas at the time of passing.

The funeral service will be held Saturday July 8th at South Union Church of Christ at 1:30pm. Interment - Houston Memorial Gardens.