Wesley Allen Blair, 66, of Shawnee, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at his residence.

Wesley Allen Blair, 66, of Shawnee, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at his residence.

The family will be at Walker Funeral Service on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. to receive friends. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 5, at Redeemer Lutheran Church with Lewis Walters officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Redeemer Lutheran Building fund. Other information is pending with Walker Funeral Service.

Wesley Allen Blair was born Sept. 28, 1950, in Oklahoma City to Rheubon “Jack” Blair and Mary Anna (Raymer) Blair.

He attended Shawnee High School.

He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War as a Petty Officer 3rd Class.

On May 24, 1986, he married Sheila (Hawkins).

Mr. Blair worked at Tinker Air Force Base for 36 years before retiring in 2006.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, farming, and raising cattle.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife: Sheila (Hawkins) Blair of the home; three children: Dustin Allen Blair and wife Amber of Springfield, Virginia, Christi Ann Blair of Midwest City, and Christopher Lee Blair of Yukon; three step-children: Ronald Hawkins and wife Alison of Shawnee, Jason Downing and wife Eileen of Terre Haute, Indiana, Steven Hawkins of Oklahoma City; five grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; twin brother: Lesley Blair of Shawnee; two sisters: Ramona Noakes and husband Vernon of Choctaw and Jackie Miller and husband Lowell of Midwest City; and numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends.