She was born October 11, 1947 in Breathitt County. She was preceded in death by her parents, John C. and Sarah Back Calhoun; four sisters, Alice Fugate, Charlene Law, Mary Jo Cundiff and Bonnie Spradley; two brothers, Kerney Back and Dale Calhoun.
Survivors include her husband of 51 years, Ron Blair; two daughters, Frankie Blair of New Hope and Kim Blair of Bardstown; one son, Jody Blair of New Hope; six grandchildren, Kayla McCandless (Kevin), Trey Blair, Jody Walters, Emalee Hahn, Kamyn Brien, Ashton Blair; one great-granddaughter, Rae McCandless; two sisters, Marty Casolari (Mitch) of Dayton, OH and Freda Sturgeon (Ray) of Merkel, TX; two brothers, John Calhoun of Temple, TX and Bob Calhoun of Dayton, OH.
Funeral Services will be held at 7 PM Thursday at Mattingly Funeral Home, 195 Holy Cross Road, Loretto. Cremation will follow. The Rev. Deacon Joseph R. Dant will officiate.
Visitation is 4-7 PM Thursday at the funeral home.