DR. BLAIR GREGORY MUNNS, 87, of Davison, died Thursday September 3, 2020 at the Cottages of Davison.
Blair was born in Detroit, on March 11, 1933, the only child of Dr. Harry and Ethel (Montcriff) Munns and has resided in the Davison area since 1959. Blair was a graduate of Cooley High School and the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, and it was during this time he meet his wife. He was joined in marriage to Anne M. Zankl on June 30, 1957 and she preceded him in death on May 9, 2020. Answering the call of his country, he proudly served as a Captain in the US Army Dental Corp in Nuremburg Germany. In 1959, Blair and his wife Anne opened and operated their dental practice for forty-five years in the Davison Community.
Professionally, Blair was a member of Genesee County Dental Association, Lapeer Study Club and the American Dental Association. He was a charter member of the Davison Country Club and Past President of the Davison Kiwanis Club. He served as a Supervisor for the Flint Junior Golf Program and an active member of the Flint Tennis Club. He was a strong believer in volunteering and giving back to the community and after retirement spent numerous hours gardening at Jack Abernathy Park, Davison Country Club and the Church Memory Gardens. He was a member of the Davison United Methodist Church.
Surviving are sons, Paul (Janet) Munns, and Jim Munns. He also leaves his grandchildren, Britney (Austin) Thrasher, Hannah Munns and Jonathan (Abbey) Munns; and his great-grandchildren, Jentry, Ellie and Keelan. Also surviving are brother-in-law, Bob Zunkl; and a host of extended family and friends.
Those desiring may make contributions in Blair’s memory to the City of Davison Jack Abernathy Park.
Funeral Services were held Wednesday September 9, 2020 at Davison United Methodist Church 207 E. Third St., Davison. Rev. BoRin Cho officiated. Private burial followed at Fairview Cemetery, Linden.
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The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Cottages of Davison for the care and compassion given to their family.