Patsy Nelson Blair
Patsy Nelson Blair
  • July 2, 1928 - June 20, 2015
  • Martinsville, Virginia

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Patsy Lee Nelson Blair, age 86, of Martinsville and formerly of the Moorefield Store Community, went home to be with her heavenly father on Saturday, June 20, 2015.

She was born July 2, 1928 in Spencer, VA to Frank and Fidellia Sheppard Nelson, who both preceded her in death. She had worked at Sales Knitting in sewing room 2. She enjoyed doing ancestry, genealogy work, working puzzles and spending time with friends. She was of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Ziglar Blair, her son, C. Terry Blair, a beloved nephew, J.C. Corns, Jr. and her sister, Crystal McNeely.

She is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Blair Stowe of Winston Salem, NC., four grandchildren: Wesley Blair and wife Vickie, Jay Blair and wife Melisa, Darrell Stowe, and Candi Melton and five great-grandchildren: Atlanta, Alex, Cameryn, and Cassidy Blair and Jacob Melton, a loving niece, Wanda Stowe and a brother in law, Bobby Clark.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at Community Funeral Services Chapel. The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at Community Funeral Services Chapel with Pastor Bobby Roberson officiating. Burial will follow at Mountainview Cemetery, Ridgeway, VA.

Flowers are fine but contributions may be made to Ridgeway Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad, 60 Magnolia Street, Ridgeway, VA 24148 or the SPCA of Martinsville and Henry County, 132 Joseph Martin Highway
Community Funeral Services of Ridgeway is serving the Blair family.