Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Emily Jane Curry Blair, Russell County KY (1933-2016)

She was a native of Adair County, a homemaker and a member of Clear Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

Emily Jane Curry Blair, 82, of Russell Springs died Saturday, April 2, 2016 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Jamestown, KY.

Funeral services will be Monday, April 4, 2016 at 10amCT in the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs KY with Bro. Randy Taylor officiating. Visitation is after 5pmCT Sunday, April 3, 2016.

She was born July 12, 1933 in Adair County to the late William Matt & Laura Conover Curry.

She was a homemaker and a member of Clear Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Delburn Blair, a brother Norman Curry and two sisters, Stella Bryant and Rena Brewer.

Survivors include
  • Four children: Steve Blair, Carmel, Indiana; Mike (Lesa) Blair, and Vicki (Gene) Brown, Russell Springs; and Danny (Tammy) Blair, Bonnieville, Ky

  • Four grandchildren: Darrin, Dustin, Jennifer and Chris Blair

  • Three great grandchildren: Maddie, Wyatt and Reese

  • One sister: Lenas Henderson, Columbus, Indiana
Interment will follow the service in the Russell Springs City Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Dustin Blair, Darrin Blair, David McGowan, David Hale, Charles Shaw, Lance Coffey, Chris Blair and Larry Bennett.

The family requests memorials to the Clear Springs Missionary Baptist Church or to Gideons International. These can be made at the funeral home.

Leave condolences at Bernard Funeral Home.

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2016-04-02 21:32:09
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Emily Jane Curry Blair, 82, Russell County KY

2016-04-02 - 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY - Photo from Bernard Funeral Home.
Emily Jane Curry Blair, Russell County KY (1933-2016)

Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.