Glenna Blair

BLAIR, Glenna Glee Wagner, 91, of New Martinsville, WV, died Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at Ritchie Personal Care Home, Sistersville, WV.

She was born August 5, 1922 in Upshur County, WV, the daughter of the late Virgil Lewis and Velma Oga Marple Wagner.

Glenna was a graduate of WV Wesleyan College where she was a member of the Alpha Xi Delta fraternity. She was a Wetzel County school teacher for 20 years; member of Alpha Delta Kappa; and an active member of New Martinsville United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir for 50 years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Perry D. Blair in November 2009; and a daughter, Lisa Jane Blair.

Survivors include two daughters, Jennifer Lynn Blair of Medina, Ohio and Cynthia June Blair of New Martinsville; a grandson, Sean Wagner Dick of Columbia, SC; a brother, Dr. William Vaughn (Muriel) Wagner of Pensacola, FL; a nephew, Dr. Mark Stephen (Debby) Wagner of Lake Kiwi, SC; grandnieces Lindsay, Sydney and Skyler Wagner; numerous cousins; and special angel Kim Fluharty.

A special thanks to the New Martinsville Senior Center, Phyllis and Sam Ritchie and Amy Morris for their wonderful care of our mother.

Family will receive friends on Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 751 Third Street, New Martinsville.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at New Martinsville United Methodist Church, 10 Howard Jeffers Drive, New Martinsville, with Rev. Melissa Shortridge officiating.

Interment to follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park, New Martinsville.

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