On Friday, March 31, 1978, REV JAMES DAVID PAIR of Girard st., n.w., devoted husband of the late Lula Thornton Pair; beloved father of six children, Dr. Clarence Q. Pair of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Dr. James M. Pair, Baltimore, Md. (deceased), Judge Hubert B. Pair, Lois Pair Turner, Virginia Pair Ridley and Harmon E. Pair (deceased); four daughters-in-law, Hermine Pair of New York; Laura Pair of Baltimore, Macleta Pair and Edna Pair; one son-in-law, Peter S. Ridley, Sr., D.C. Recorder of Deeds. Rev. Pair is also survived by eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the JOHN T. RHINES CO. FUNERAL HOME, 3015 12th st., n.e. Monday, April 3, from 5 to 8 p.m. Rev. Pair may also be viewed at the Howard University Rankin Memorial Chapel, Tuesday morning, April 4 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. where memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Dr. Evans E. Crawford, dean of the chapel, officiating. Interment Maryland National Memorial Park. (Private). The family may be contacted at 4301 18th st., n.w. (TU 2-0896) and the family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to the J. D. Pair Student Loan Fund, care of Dean Lawrence Jones, Howard University School of Religion, 4000 13th st., n.e., Wash., D.C. 20017.