Originally created 06/02/06

William Blair (BEECH ISLAND, S.C.)



BEECH ISLAND, S.C. - Mr. William 'Bo' Solomon Blair, 77, husband of the late Peggy Cook Blair, of Pine Log Rd., entered into rest Wednesday, May 31, 2006, at Select Specialty Hospital. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 3, 2006 at Hillcrest Memorial Park with Rev. Mark Owens officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Pallbearers will be Mr. Blair's grandchildren and honorary Pallbearers will be David O'Connor, Dick Lamb, Don Lemon, Richard Lowe. Mr. Blair was a member of Second Baptist Church in Beech Island. He also retired as a foreman from CSX railroad after 41 years. Survivors include two sons, Danny C. Blair and his wife, Kathy, of North Augusta, W. Andy Blair, and his wife, Angela, of Thomson; a daughter, Rebecca Brown and her husband, Anthony, of Edgefield; nine grandchildren, Sully Blair and his wife Erin, Dan Blair, Katie Blair Hearn and her husband, Ryan, Justin Blair, Jennifer Blair, Rody Brown, Kevin Brown, Adam Richards, Courtney Richards; three great-grandchildren, Kyle Blair, Greg Blair, Sonny Schauman, a brother Sonny Blair, of Sylvania; two sisters, Hazel Eagerton, of Wagner, Mary Alice Barrs, of Harlem. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association 1105-D Fury's Lane Martinez, GA 30907 Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-June 2, 2006