Marion, VA - J. C. Blevins, 83, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, at his home.
He attended the Pugh Mountain Baptist Church and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Mr. Blevins was born December 26, 1928, in Grassy Creek, NC, to the late McKinley and Jestin Blevins; and was preceded in death by a brother, James Blevins.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Michael Billings, Marion, VA; half-brother, Johnny Blevins and wife Zelma, WV; half-sister, Barbara Bailey and husband James, IL; grandchildren, Amy Blevins, Boyd Thweatt, Rita Hunt, and Keisha Billings; great-grand- children, Jonah Blevins, Isaiah Blevins, Ethan Blevins, and Jessie Hunt; and several nieces and nephews, and other family members.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 20, 2012, at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held Friday, July 20, 2012, at 11 a.m., at the Bradley's Funeral Home, with the Rev. Darrell Pickle officiating.
Interment will follow in Rosewood Memorial Gardens, with military honors being rendered by the Francis Marion V.F.W. Post 4667.
Expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family at