Former legislator from Sturgis passes away
Gov. Kristi Noem has ordered flags at the South Dakota State Capitol to be flown at half-staff Monday, Jan. 6, to honor the life of George Blair, a former legislator from Sturgis.
Blair passed away on New Year’s Day. He was 98.
Blair served four terms in the South Dakota House of Representatives from 1979 until 1986.
A memorial service for Blair will be held at 1 p.m. on Jan. 6 at First Presbyterian Church in Sturgis.