Aug. 6, 1938 Centerville Appanoose County Iowa, USA
Aug. 21, 2008 Des Moines Polk County Iowa, USA
Joan was born in Centerville to Carl Edward & Ada Louise (Stewart) Thomas. She received her education in Centerville. Joan married Harold W. Blair on March 6, 1953 in Centerville, Iowa.
She was a former member of Grace Tabernacle Baptist Church. Joan enjoyed watching the Grand Ole Opry, fishing, McDonalds Biscuits, Wheel of Fortune and NASCAR, especially Dale Earnhardt and Carl Edwards.
Joan is survived by her husband Harold of Des Moines, two sons, Randy Blair (Linda) of Pleasant Hill, IA, Tim Blair of Des Moines; two brothers, Marvin E. Thomas of Cincinnati, IA, Robert Thomas (Poll) of Lewisville, TX; a sister, Diane Post (David) of Lewisville, TX, five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Rosalee Foster.
Annie I haven't forgotten what you did for me sorry I didn't keep in touch you were a very special person and a loving Aunt. I don't know how life would have turned out without you and Harold taking me in and helping me out. Thanks -
Jim Blair Added: Feb. 9, 2012