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Amanda Arilla Anthony Blair
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1868
Centre
Cherokee County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1949
Merkel
Taylor County
Texas, USA

Abilene Reporter-News June 30, 1949;

Headline: Merkel Rites Today For Mrs. Blair, 81



MERKEL June 29—Funeral services for Mrs. Amanda Arilla Blair, 81, who died Wednesday in the Sadler Clinic here, are set for 3 p.m. Thursday. Services will be held at the Merkel Methodist Church and burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery. Starbuck Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Mrs. Blair operated the Blair Hotel here for 15 years. She was born in Alabama and moved with her husband, the late J.S. Blair, to Newby in 1907. They came to Merkel in 1914. Survivors are three sons. Grover of

(unreadable and then another son name unreadable) of Lubbock and Tom Blair of Fort Worth; one stepson, W.L. Blair of Merkel: three daughters, Mrs. Fanny Riney and Mrs. Dewey Hutchens of Merkel, and Mrs. Dixie Parker of Odessa.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Walter Anthony (1829 - 1875)
  Martha C. Tatum Anthony (1828 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  John Stone Blair (1848 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Fannie Bell Blair Riney (1891 - 1976)*
  Grover Cecil Blair (1893 - 1974)*
  John Kyle Blair (1895 - 1967)*
  Dewey May Blair Hutchins (1898 - 1985)*
  Thomas Roy Blair (1903 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Pethena Anthony Baker (1852 - 1931)*
  Anna Eliza Anthony Wood (1854 - 1926)*
  Frances Alpha Anthony (1858 - 1940)*
  William Joseph Anthony (1861 - 1936)*
  Henry Forney Anthony (1863 - 1940)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Anthony Williams (1866 - 1937)*
  Amanda Arilla Anthony Blair (1868 - 1949)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Merkel
Taylor County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Quinton Anthony
Record added: Oct 04, 2008
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