Janet Eloise Lair, 86 , Grove, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 6, 2017, at INTEGRIS Grove Hospital, Grove.
Janet was born on Sept. 29, 1930 in Frametown, West Virginia.
Janet was the daughter of Lova Gay Price and Albert James Price. Janet met the love of her life Fred Lair in March 1952 and they were married on July 12, 1952. To this happy union, three sons were born. Janet and Fred lived the majority of their married life in Illinois and relocated to Grove in 2002, just shortly after celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Janet was a fabulous cook and always like trying out new recipes. Janet worked as an apprentice pharmacist for many years. What brought her the most joy was serving her family in the many ways she did.
Janet was a faithful member of the Church of Christ and enjoyed spending time with members of the congregation. She served in many ways in the church, in her younger years, she taught Bible classes and when she relocated to Grove she became involved in the Prison Ministry. She was a faithful child of God.
Janet was preceded in death by her mother Lova Gay Price, two brothers Roland Price and his wife Betty and John Price.
She leaves behind her faithful and loving husband of 64 plus years, Fred Lair, three sons and two daughter-in-laws, nine grandchildren, 11 eleven great grandchildren: son Thomas H. Lair of Mason City, Iowa; son Jeffrey A Lair (Patty) of Billings, Montana, and his children Jennifer Shannon (JT), Michelle Lair, Brian Lair (Tara), Nicole Trottier (Joey) Stephanie Redding (Jeff), Kyle Lair (Brianna), Adam Lair, and son Paul F. Lair (Lesli) of Channahon, Illinois, and his children: Brittany Lawson (JC), Brooke Lair.
Services will take place at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 14, at the Church of Christ in Grove, under the direction of Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home, Grove, with burial to follow at Olympus Cemetery, Grove.
Family and friends may leave online condolences at www.honoringmemories.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Grand Lake Villa Nursing Home, Grove, or the ICU unit at INTEGRIS Grove Hospital in Grove.