Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff James H. Blair

Simpson County Sheriff's Office, Mississippi

End of Watch Friday, June 12, 2020

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff James H. Blair

Thanks sir. Sickened by the news.

Parole Academy Instructor Brandon Smith
TX Department of Criminal Justice-Parole Division

June 15, 2020

Thank you for your lifelong dedication to your community and this profession. We are diminished by your loss. God bless you sir.

Officer J. Petta
Jamaica Beach Police Department

June 15, 2020

Deputy Blair, your murder was the most horrific news to come across my television in a long while. There are no words to describe my disdain for this coward who took your life. But enough about him!
You represent the best of the best! I know you are Heaven watching over your grandsons from above.
Thank you for your life of service to your state and your country. Rest In Peace, Brother.

Mary Milam
Sergeant (Ret)
Chicago Police Department

Flowery Branch, GA

June 15, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Deputy Sheriff James Blair. We thank you sir for your service. God Bless!

DeKalb, IL Police Department

June 15, 2020



June 15, 2020

RIP Deputy Blair. Thank you for your service to the citizens of Simpson County

Sergeant Darren Weisse
Tufts University Police

June 15, 2020

Thank you for your service, brother. RIP.

Lieutenant Brian J. Wills II
Oswego County Sheriff's Office
New York

June 15, 2020

Rest in Peace Deputy Blair. I understand he continued to work well into his seventies so he and his wife could raise their grandchildren after their daughters death. This was a good man and he will be missed by many. May God Bless those he has left behind.

Deputy 2135 Samuel Ferguson
Milam County Texas Sheriff Office

June 15, 2020

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Deputy Blair. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Simpson County Sheriff's Office.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

June 15, 2020

On behalf of the Klamath County Sheriff's Office in Klamath Falls Oregon, we send our sincerest sympathy in the recent loss of your Deputy, James Blair, in the line of duty. It is always a huge loss when a fellow deputy makes the ultimate sacrifice. His bravery and courage to protect and serve your community has not gone unnoticed. We also thank Deputy Blair for his 50 years of service being in Law Enforcement.

Sheriff Chris Kaber
Klamath County Sheriff's Office

June 15, 2020

Thank you for your service, prayers for your Family and Department.

Sergeant Monica Veney
Baltimore Police Department

June 15, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers during this difficult time. Your service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Thomas H. Kelly Jr., ASAC
Federal Air Marshal Service

June 15, 2020

Rest in Peace Deputy Blair. May the Lord grant your family, friends and co-workers peace during this difficult time. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Deputy Parole Administrator Howard Wykes
Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections

June 15, 2020

My family and I would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends, and fellow co-workers of Deputy Sheriff James Blair during this difficult time. May they find comfort and support from those around them. May happy moments from the past bring forth precious memories to cherish for a lifetime. May God help heal their aching hearts. Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace Deputy Sheriff James Blair.

Gail M. Pabst
Aunt of fallen Detroit Police Officer Jennifer Fettig eow 2/16/04

June 15, 2020

Rest in peace Brother.

Arrend Hoopes
Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office Va.

June 15, 2020

Praying for peace and comfort today and in the days ahead. With deepest sympathy,

Rita Rocker
Deputy Executive Director
Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles

June 15, 2020

Rest in Peace Brother Blair---50 years of service to your community!!!???? Its double the time most of us serve. Bless you and your families, at home and at work. We will never forget you.

Officer Sandra Rapey
Lindenhurst Police Department - Illinois

June 15, 2020

A police officer should be remembered not by how he died, but how he lived! A great man has gone to secure a safe path for the rest of us to follow. Thank you to you, your family and the Simpson County Sheriff's Office. Our country is a little less safe without you. Rest in Peace Brother!

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

June 15, 2020

Thank you for your service we have it from here.

Lieutenant Richard Mogg
Texas Tech Police Department

June 14, 2020

Rest in Peace American Hero

Ed McConnell Asst Police. Chief

June 14, 2020

Rest in peace.


June 14, 2020

Sheriff Blair, there is much evil in this world and you put your life in danger day after day of your dedicated selfless service that your community would live in safety. Your reward in heaven will be abundant. May He immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jess Espinosa

June 14, 2020

Blair family and friends may God grant all of you with a speedy healing. Deputy Blair thank you for your outstanding service to your Community and Department. Most of all thank you for your Ultimate Sacrifice in the Line of Duty.

Res.Sgt Rudy Jones
Cuyahoga Falls, OH Police Department

June 14, 2020

My heartfelt condolences to the family and to the brother’s and sisters of Deputy Blair . So much respect to a Deputy that holds his position in Law Enforcement for this amount of time . What dedication to the job. Thank you Deputy for your service and May God Bless you and watch over all who loved you.

Special Police Officer Art DeVre
Clark Police Dept.

June 14, 2020

So sad to hear the news.

May you rest in peace after having served those around you. My thoughts are with you, your family, fellow officers and friends.

Reserve Police Officer G. Krystof
Los Angeles Police Department

June 14, 2020

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