Tommie L. Clair, 77, died Sunday, July 26, 2009 at the Edwards County Hospital, Kinsley.


Tommie L. Clair, 77, died Sunday, July 26, 2009 at the Edwards County Hospital, Kinsley.
    He was born Dec. 31, 1931 to Thomas P. and Frieda (Ingerham) Clair at Lewis.  He married Mary Ann Long on Sept. 3, 1957 at Raton, N.M. She survives.
    He was a farmer and grain elevator manager.
    Survivors include his sons, Kelly, Burlington, Colo., Cody, Stradford, Mo., Cary, Lewis; brothers Ural Gene, Ellinwood; five grandchildren.
    The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Lewis United Methodist Church with Rev. Dennis Kuder presiding.  Burial will be in the Wayne Cemetery, Lewis.
    Friends may call from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday and from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m, Wednesday at the McKillip Funeral Home, Kinsley.
    Memorials are suggested to the Lewis United Methodist Church or the Lewis EMT in care of the McKillip Funeral Home, PO Box 304, Kinsley, KS 67547.