Obituary: Don L. Fair

October 24, 1953 – June 1, 2022

Don L. Fair, 68, of Bedford, passed away at 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at his residence.

Born in Hazard, Kentucky on October 24, 1953, he was the son of Fonzie and Irene (Grigsby) Fair. He married Karen Sowder on August 30, 1974, and she survives. Don was a retired IT Specialist for Hewlett Packard and was an Electrical Engineer for Westinghouse. Don was very handy and could fix or build anything and enjoyed gardening.

Surviving to cherish the memory of Don is his wife Karen; one son, Logan (Scarlett) Fair; two grandchildren, Wyatt and Vivian Fair; two sisters, Cindy (Randy) Strunk and Josie Parsley; mother-in-law, Sondra Johnson; sister-in-law, Melanie (Ed) Rainey; and his brother-in-law, Mike (Kim) Sowder. Don was preceded in death by his parents, Fonzie and Irene Fair; and two brothers, Danny Fair and Fonzie Fair II.

Funeral services for Don Fair will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, June 6, 2022, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes with Pastor Millard Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Cresthaven Memory Gardens. The visitation will be on Monday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Ferguson-Lee Chapel.

Contributions in memory of Don can be made to the Donica Church of God.

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