Obituaries

Robbie L. Blodgett Blair age 76, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2018 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas.


Robbie was born on September 23, 1942 in Tucumcari, New Mexico to the late Harold Blodgett and the late Opal Buttrill Blodgett. She was a school teacher in Acorn and Mena for many years. Robbie enjoyed keeping busy with knitting, crocheting, and socializing. She also treasured being outdoors, fishing, and traveling. Robbie was very energetic with living life to the fullest. She was active in her church and a member of the Red Hat Hotties club. Above all she loved God and her family. Robbie was a loving and kind mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.


She is survived by sons: Harl Blair and wife Teri of Ft. Worth, Texas, Almon Blair and wife Lana of Alma, Arkansas, and Donnie Blair and wife Theresa of Irving, Texas


Grandchildren: Greg Blair, Sara Roark, Taylor Blair, Landon Blair, Jade Funtes, Madison Blair, and Alicia Blair


Great-grandchildren: Carter Blair, Braelynn Blair, Cooper Roark, Eli Roark, and Gabriel Funtes.


She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Henry Blair, and an uncle Archie Buttrill.


Funeral services will be Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at First Methodist Church in Mena with Pastor Ann Ferris officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.


Family and friends visitation will be Friday, December 14, 2018 at 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Chapel

 

12-11-18 3:45 p.m. kawx.org 

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