Linda Blair, 71, of Watseka, IL, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018.
She was born February 17, 1947 in Lafayette, IN, the daughter of William and Jewel (Merrick) Jones.
Linda married Jerry Blair on May 1, 1965 in Watseka, IL.
She was a receptionist and biller for Teverbaugh, Croland & Mueller OBGYN. She enjoyed cooking, baking, spending time with the grandkids, and taking care of her husband.
Surviving Mrs. Blair is her husband, Jerry Blair of Watseka; son, Jerrod Blair of Chatham, IL; daughters, Dr. Lori (Chad) Teverbaugh-Kunkle of Peoria, IL and Debra (Dan) Hankey of Watseka; brothers, Virgus Jones of Sulfur Springs, TX, Richard (Laura) Jones of Sulfur Springs, TX, Donald (Norma) Jones of Somerset, KY, and Gerald Jones of Sulfur Springs, TX; sisters, Betty Jones of Colorado, Delorus (Mason) Campbell of Lexington, KY, Kathleen (Rick) Cadwallader of St. Pete, FL; grandchildren, Ian Teverbaugh, Skyler Hankey, Blair Hankey, Dylan Hankey, Gavin Ray Blair, and Collin Robert Blair; great grandchild, Jude Hankey; and several nieces and nephews.
She is also preceded in death by her parents; son, Jerry Ray Blair Jr.; and sister, Carolyn Sue Miller.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 from 4-7pm, at Baier Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 11:00 am, at Baier Funeral Home. A one hour visitation will take place prior to services. Pastor Ray Jackson will officiate.
Burial will follow at GAR Cemetery in Watseka.
Memorials in Mrs. Blair's name can be made to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation or St. Jude's Children Research Hospital.