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Sgt. Nelson Rashaad Blair

December 5, 1988 ~ August 29, 2020 (age 31)

Obituary

Nelson was born December 5, 1988 to William Edward Blair and Alecia Babbs Blair Jones in Birmingham, Alabama.  He was a faithful member of Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church Montevallo, Alabama and later joined the New Mount Moriah Baptist Church Calera, Alabama where he remained until he graduated from Calera High School in 2007 and joined the United States Air Force.  He was hand selected as the most capable Airman to support an Air Force One mission as the President of the United States  traveled through the area of operation.  Funeral Service will be Friday at 11:00 AM at Greater Shiloh Baptist Church (2135 Jefferson Avenue SW  35211) Pastor Michael Wesley officiating  and  Pastor Harry Jones Eulogist with interment in Alabama National Cemetery.  His loving survivors are: devoted mother; Alecia (Harry) Jones, siblings; LaTae Blair, Raven Blair Seay, Reginald Walker, Jonathan Jones and Corey Jones, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.  His remains will lie in repose on Thursday from 1:00 until 7:00 PM at the funeral home.  Westside Funeral Home Fairfield Directing.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
September 10, 2020

1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Westside Funeral Home-Fairfield
5695 Valley Road
Fairfield, AL 35064

Service of Memory
Friday
September 11, 2020

11:00 AM
Greater Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church
2135 Jefferson Ave SW
Birmingham, AL 35211

Interment following funeral service
Friday
September 11, 2020

Alabama National Cemetery
3133 Highway 119
Montevallo, AL 35115

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