Obituary of Ray Blevins
Leonard Ray Blevins, 69, of Amherstdale, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 27, 2018, leaving from Dignity Hospice House at Chapmanville, after a long illness.
He was born on August 6, 1948, at Williamson, a son of the late Mary Jane Thompson Blevins Marcum and Roy Blevins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Brady Marcum; his parents-in-law, Tilden and Mae Wells Blair; his brothers-in-law, Thelmar Blair, Tilden “Ed” Blair, and Randall Morgan; his sisters-in-law, Thelma Blair Nichols, Tina Morgan, and Faye Blair.
Ray was a 1968 graduate of
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 43 years, Louise “Lou” Blair Blevins; one daughter, Amber (Mickey) Hannibal of Man; two sons, Greg (Julie) Blevins of Louisville, MS and Rick (Amber) Blevins of Crown; eight grandchildren, Benjamin, Abigail, Nathaniel, Zechariah, Victoria, Autumn, and Isaiah; one sister, Peggy (Howard) Epperly of Conway, SC; two brothers, Troy (Paula) Blevins and his twin brother, Leland “Lee” Blevins of Amherstdale; his siblings-in-law, Mary and Clifton Turkale, Irene Belcher, Alice Blair and Don Hurley, Irvin Blair, Joe and Mary Blair, Patricia and Tom Burress, Tommy and Deanna Blair, Leona Blair, Georgia Herrel, Darlene Craddock, and Peggy Blair; his lifelong friends and neighbors, Jerry “Bucky” and Teresa “T.T.” Mosley; a special friend, Donna Lowe; and many nieces and nephews along with a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 1, 2018, at the
Visitation will be held from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the
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