In Memory of



Obituary for Venita Blair

Venita Ann Blair, beloved daughter of the late George A. Blair Jr. and Vivienne Daniels Blair went to her eternal rest on July 14, 2020 at the age of 60. She is remembered fondly by siblings, Donna, George III, Kevin (Cynthia), Joann, Craig Sr. (Sharon), Jeffrey Sr. (Renea) as well as a host of nieces, nephews and other loving family members. Venita was preceded in death by her brother, James. An avid reader, Venita spent much of her time at the New Orleans Public Library and was a dedicated advocate for childhood literacy. Alumni of St. David Elementary School, Academy of Holy Angels High School, her colleagues at CWTSato Travel, Delta Queen Steamboat Company and family friends are welcome to attend the service. A funeral Mass will be held at St. David Catholic Church, 5617 St. Claude Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70117 on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 10 AM, Very Rev. Oswald Pierre Pierre-Jules, S.S.J.V.F., Celebrant Interment St. Vincent de Paul Mausoleum, 1401 Louisa Street, New Orleans, LA 70117 Visitation 9 AM IN THE CHURCH. In lieu of flowers, donations in Venita's name to St. David Catholic Church are appreciated.