Jessie Adair, 88 of Fairplay, died June 25, 2013. She was the daughter of the late Lavic Pierce Wagnon Sr. and Carrie Ada Ruark Wagnon. She was born June 14, 1925 in Bostwick. She was a graduate of Bostwick High School where she played basketball. She was a lifelong resident of Morgan County and was the oldest member of Prospect United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce Malcom Adair.
Mrs. Adair is survived by her daughter Bonita Benkoski and Bobby; grandchildren Jim Benkoski and Julie and Carrie Rolnick and Danny; great-grandchildren Genevieve, Sophie and Jonah Rolnick and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her siblings Lovic Wagnon Jr., Cassie Crouch and Ossie Williams.
The family received friends Wednesday, June 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at A. E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 27, at Prospect Methodist Church. Interment followed at Prospect Cemetery.
A. E. Carter Funeral Home had care of arrangements.