Beulah S. Blevins, 89, of Whitetop, VA, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at Valley Health Care Center, in Chilhowie, VA.
Born June 18, 1922, she was a native of Smith Center, KS, and was the daughter of the late Harry and Anna Staalduine. She attended school in Nebraska, and later lived in Washington, D.C., before moving to Green Cove, VA, where she lived for many years prior to moving to Whitetop, VA, in 1965. She attended Whitetop Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Shaw Blevins; one son, Steve Blevins; one brother, George Staalduine; and one sister, Bernice Prehiem.
She is survived by one daughter, Diane Trivett and her husband John, of Whitetop, VA; one son, Bruce Blevins, of Whitetop, VA; three grandchildren, Shawn Trivett, Stephanie Trivett Roop and her husband Joey, and Bobby Walls; four great grandchildren, Josh Trivett, Cody Trivett, Brook Trivett, and Jessie Walls; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff of Valley Health Care Center for all their loving care provided to Mrs. Blevins.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m., Thursday, prior to the funeral service at the Whitetop Baptist Church.
The funeral service will be conducted at 8 p.m., Thursday, March 8, 2012, at Whitetop Baptist Church, Whitetop, VA, with Rev. T. A. Pennington officiating.
The committal service and interment will be private at the Blevins Family Cemetery. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
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