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Rising Zion Baptist Church
Friday December 4th, 2015
10:00am - 11:00am

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Rising Zion Baptist Church
Friday December 4th, 2015

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Nora Diane Blair

Nora Diane Blair, 62, of Commerce passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016, in Commerce.

Nora Diane Blair was born on February 14, 1954, to Mattie Fagan and Lawrence Pannell. She was married to Clifton Blair; and, she was a Home Health Attendant.

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband , Clifton Blair; her children: Tiffany Pannell, Terrance Pannell, Christian Roberson and Shandrick Roberson; her grandchildren: Karrington Pannell, Adrian Adams II, Terrance Pannell Jr. Malik Pannell, Jade Pannell, Isiah Pannell, Devonte Roberson, Makhi Roberson, Terron Pannell, Jeremiah Pannell, Kaia Pannell and Hy'rizyn Pannell; and, her siblings: Mary Dean of Commerce, Melvin Pannell of Commerce, Cedric Pannell (Vernetta) of Commerce, David Pannell of Dallas, Norman Pannell (Paulette) of Dallas and Najeen Pannell (Melissa) of Commerce.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Mattie Pannell; her two brothers: Lawrence R. Pannell and Ernie Pannell; and, her sister, Lelia Pannell.

Visitation will be held on Monday, August 15, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at Jones-Walker and Son Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at Mount Moriah Baptist Church of Commerce with Rev. Shawn Pannell and Rev. Bob Newman officiating.

Pallbearers will be Oshay Alex, Randle Dugan, Adrian Burley, Karrington Pannell, Adrian Adams II and Terrance Pannell Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Nora's brother and her sister.

Burial will follow at Rosemound Cemetery of Commerce.


Monday, August 15, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1209 Live Oak Street
Commerce, Texas 75428

Funeral Service

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mount Moriah Baptist Church
1201 Champion Ln
Commerce, Texas 75428

Interment Service

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM

Rosemound Cemetery
688 Sycamore Street
Commerce, Texas 75428

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Clifton, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your wife. you are in our prayers & thoughts.

vickie worden Aug 16 2016 12:00 AM

Sending my condolences to the family and friends

Melissa P Pryor Aug 16 2016 12:00 AM

Praying or your family and so sorry for your loss. May God bless your mind, body, soul and spirit. With continual prayers. Aretha

Aretha Pannell Aug 16 2016 12:00 AM

Really will miss Nora her kind heart and outgoing spirit. No more cruising.

Diana Random Aug 15 2016 12:00 AM