Roy Slagle Fair, 89, of Crozet passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010 at UVA Medical Center. Mr. Fair was a member of Berea Baptist Church; He served his country during World War II in the US Navy on Submarines, and retired from the U.S. Naval Research Lab as a machinist.
Survivors include his wife, Juanita C. Fair, two daughters Diane Riccio and Cherise Janssen and her husband Alex, all of Charlottesville; three step-sons; Steve Lee of NC, Randy Lee of Charlottesville and Bryon Lee of HI, one step-daughter; Linda Dugger of FL; six grandchildren; Velinda Barriere of Boston, Wesley Johnson of Jacksonville, FL, Heather Dixon and Lance Johnson of Panama City, FL, Justin Riccio of Louisa and Cara Jane Janssen of Charlottesville, nine great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and a number of loyal friends especially Joan and David Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Joseph & Mary G. Fair, his first wife; Melba Rae Knowles Fair, a daughter; Sandra Gail Johnson, and a brother; Joe Fair.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 1:30 P.M on Monday, May 17, 2010 at Woodward Funeral Home Chapel; with a funeral service at 1:30 P.M. officiated by Rev. Bob Lloyd. Burial will follow in Berea Baptist Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Servants of Christ Baptist Church, Building Fund, P.O. Box 130. Louisa, VA 23093.