Georgia A. Blair, 77, of Kingsland passed away Friday, July 20, 2018 at Community Hospice in Fernandina Beach, Florida.
Born March 30, 1941 in Freeport, Long Island, NY, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Zwirlein. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Thomas Zwirlein.
Georgia had been a resident of Camden County since 1979, and was retired from the Navy Base Exchange with 35 years of service. She was a volunteer with the Camden County Elementary School System, and a member of Our Lady star of the Sea Catholic Church and Ladies Auxiliary.
Georgia enjoyed traveling, collecting antiques, shopping, and square dancing. She was a sponsor for two Patriot Service Dogs for Disabled Veterans in Jacksonville, FL.
A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, July 28th at 10:00 am at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church in St. Marys, with Fr. Mariusz officiating. Burial will be held at Jacksonville National Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Cory Brown, Bryant Brown, Dennis Foster, Keith Foster, Brian Blair, and Edward Kaczmarek.
The family will receive friends on Friday, July 27th at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys with a rosary being recited at 5:00 pm and visitation to follow until 7:00 pm.
Survivors include her husband, Richard Blair of Kingsland, two daughters, Shelley Ann Blair of Kingsland and Jodi Diane Blair of St. Marys; two sisters, Louise Eigmey of Fairhaven, VT and Phyllis Marcellus of Spokane, WA.; three grandchildren, Cory E. Brown, Bryant Brown, and Bailey Johnsen.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions in memory of Georgia Blair be made to the Patriot Service Dogs, 10545 S.E. 40 2nd Court, Belleview, FL 34420.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.