DR. JAMES Blair Spillman
1927 — 2021
Dr. James Blair Spillman was born on February 15, 1927 in Staunton, Va. On January 14, 2021, he passed away peacefully at his home in Radford, Va. Blair graduated from Robert E Lee high school in 1946. He then went on to college at the University of Virginia followed by medical school at UVA and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa National Honorary Fraternity. After medical school, he enlisted in the Army and was honorably discharged as a Major in the Medical Corp. He then decided to lay roots in Radford, a community he loved while practicing as a pediatrician for 30 years. Blair had a strong passion for the outdoors including gardening, birds, stargazing and canoeing. He also was involved in...