BLUEFIELD — Harold Jackson Blevins, of Bluefield, passed away on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.
Born in Goodwill, W.Va., on August 30, 1929. He was the son of the late Oscar J. and Serilda Jane Taylor Blevins. Harold served in the US Army during the Korean War. He was a route man for Betsy Ross bakeries that later became Flowers Bakery from where he retired in 1991. He was an avid bowler and golfer. Harold was a ranger at Pipestem State Park golf course for many years.
Harold is preceded in death by his parents; father-in-law, Charles S. Nichols Sr.; son, Bobby Bernard Blevins; granddaughter Sabrena Church; sisters, Della Simpson and Brenda Goodwin; brothers-in-law Roger Chandler, Charles S. Nichols Jr., and Jerry Nichols Sr.
Harold is survived by his wife of 32 years Doris M. Nichols Blevins; mother-in-law Ramona Nichols; sons, Jackson Blevins (Karen), John Stocksen Jr.; daughters, Charlotte Hood (Reese), Shona Stocksen, and Amanda Blevins; grandsons Keenan Blevins and Jakob Stocksen; granddaughters, Nikki Beasley and Tiffany Bell; sisters, Carol Sue Simpson (Donald) and Freda Dean, sisters-in-law, Janice Chandler, Jean LaRue (Bud), Faye Reeves (Ronnie), and Kaye Bowman (Mike), four great-grandchildren and many cousins, nieces and nephews that loved him very much.
The family will receive friends at Cravens-Shires funeral home Friday, February 15, 2013 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., with services at 1 p.m. with Pastor Gary Pennington officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton, W.Va. Pallbearers will be Jackson Blevins, Mike Bowman, Roger W Chandler, David LaRue, Steven LaRue, Jerry Nichols Jr. and Shawn Papa.
Online condolences will be accepted at www.cravens-shires.com
Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.
- Obituary Archives
ROANOKE, Va. — On July 23, 2014, Margie Penick, 86, made her long awaited journey from her earthly life to her Heavenly home to join her family members and friends who have gone on before her.
Anna Mae Davis
PETERSTOWN — Anna Mae Davis, 84 of Peterstown, WV passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital, Pearisburg, VA.
Frederick W. Snider Jr.
NEWARK VALLEY, N.Y. — Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.
Jerry Elwood Hayes
FREDONIA, N.Y. — Jerry Elwood Hayes, 78, of Webster Road, Fredonia, NY and formerly of Coaldale, passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in New York.
David Lee Schrom
David Lee Schrom, 41, of Henderson, NV formerly of War passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Henderson.
Sadie Marie Proffitt
Sadie Marie Proffitt, 89, of Pleasant Hill Estates, Princeton, WV, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.
Richard W. Phelps
Richard W. Phelps (88) passed away July 21, 2014 at his home.
Ralph Lugar Givens
Ralph Lugar Givens, 89 of Narrows, VA went to be with the Lord on July 1, 2014 in Pearisburg, VA
Frederick W. Snider Jr.
Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.
Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward
Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward, age 84 of North Tazewell, VA departed this life Monday, July 21, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA, following a long illness.
- More Obituary Archives Headlines
- Margie Penick