Marie Yolanda Elliott Blair, age 63 of Oxford, died, Sunday, March 13, 2011. She was a native of Granville County and the daughter of the late James R. and Rubie Young Elliott. Yolanda was a retired Student Information Manager with the Granville County School System and attended Amis Chapel Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Chapel by Rev. Dorwin Howard and Rev. Tony Evans. Burial will follow in Amis Chapel Baptist Church cemetery.
Surviving are her husband, Michael J. Blair; her daughter, Amy Blair Sparks of Oxford; her son, Steven M. Blair of Apex; a sister, Rubie Jo Elliott; and a brother, J. G. Elliott both of Oxford; and 3 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 from 7:00 P.M. until 8:30 P.M. at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
Gentry-Newell and Vaughan Funeral Home is assisting the Blair family. For online condolences, go to www.hallwynne.com and select obituaries.