Harley Lee Blevins


Harley Lee Blevins, 73, passed away Wednesday May 29, 2019 at the VA Hospital in Beckley WV.
He served his country proudly during the Vietnam War; he was awarded four medals for his service.
Harley was the son of William Calvin (Babe) Blevins and Cleo Oma Hurst Blevins.
He was a wonderful son; loving husband, devoted father, and he absolutely adored his grandchildren.
Harley was preceded in death by his parents, and oldest brother, Gerald, and youngest brother, Rodney
He is survived by the love of his life, his wife, Carol Ann Smith Blevins; their two children, son, Gregory Scott Blevins, (Shannon), daughter, Shanna Danielle Blevins Harper (Anthony). He was the proud papaw of Madison Brooke Blevins, twins, Wyatt James Crisp and Harley Makenna Crisp, Cole Mason Harper, Andrew Chase Harper and Tristen Nicole Harper; sisters, Elinor Forren, Jean Blake, Julia Slagle, Alliene, Johnson (Norris), Christine Kincaid (Kenneth), Darleen Willis (Mike); three brothers, Jarrett (Barbara) Ralph (Sharon) and Rondal (Winky) Blevins (Arlene). He is also survived by his wife's family whom he loved as his own; Linda Honeycutt and husband, Jim, Michael Wayne Carmack and wife Sherry, Susan K. Fox and husband, Rick, J.D. Carmack and wife, Kelli. Also a host of nieces, nephews, neighbors, and friends; special friends who were always there for Harley and his wife; Henry and Janet Rife, George and Terri Taylor and his buddy Jerry Richmond. Last but certainly not least the amazing staff on the sixth floor, the continuous care community of the Beckley VA Medical Center.
My children and I will always remember the care, compassion, and love for Harley all the Veterans, God Bless you all. To the other patients, you are the most amazing and caring group of people, thank you for the family connection, I love you all.
A memorial service will be held Sunday June 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Blue Ridge Funeral Home. Friends may gather with the family from 1-2 PM.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.blueridgefuneralhome.com
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Geraldine & Charles Wooton
Jun 07, 2019
So sorry you all are in our thoughts and prayers, Harley was a wonderful person,who we all loved dearly,He will be greatly missed. ❤️🙏
victoria jaimes and kathy jaimes
Jun 05, 2019
God looked around His garden
And He found an empty place. He then looked down upon this earth
And saw your tired face.
He put his arms around you
And lifted you to rest.
God's garden must be beautiful.
He always takes the best.
He knew that you were suffering.
He knew you were in pain.
He knew that you would never
Get well on earth again.
He saw the road was getting rough,
And the hills were hard to climb.
So He closed your weary eyelids,
And whispered "Peace be thine".
It broke our hearts to lose you,
But you did not go alone.
For part of us went with you
The day God called you home.

Much love,may we meet again ❤❤
Jarrett and Barbara Blevins
Jun 05, 2019
Harley  Journey’s Just Begun Don’t  of him as gone away his journey’s just begun, life holds so many facets this earth is only one.
Just think of him as resting from the sorrows and the tears in a place of warmth and comfort where there are no days and years.
Think how he must be wishing that we could know today how nothing but our sadness can really pass away.
And think of him as living in the hearts of those he touched… for nothing loved is ever lost and he was loved so much.
Ellen Brenneman
charles kincaid
Jun 05, 2019
we are very sorry,,,
Chaplain Paul Bricker
Jun 05, 2019
We loved Harley. He is already missed. His faith shone through his disability. The Lord Jesus is our strength.
Shanna Blevins-Harper
Jun 05, 2019
I love and miss you daddy so very much.....