Larry Crowgey Blevins, 94, of Pembroke, departed this life Sunday afternoon, June 3, 2018 in the care of Commonwealth Senior Living in Christiansburg. Born in Ripplemead, VA on May 14, 1924, he was a son of the late Alray and Nora Goodman Blevins. He attended Pembroke First United Methodist Church, was retired from Diamond Crystal Salt Co. in Ohio, was a US Army Veteran of WW II, a member of Castle Rock Lodge No 334 AF&AM in Pembroke and American Legion Post 311 in Pembroke. He was preceded in death by his parents, his beloved son Larry Dale Blevins, his siblings Faye, Nan, Ronnie, Than, and Bill.
He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife of 76 years Frances Meredith Blevins; his brother and sister-in-law Paul and Margaret Blevins; sister-in-law Ruth Blevins; several nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; Kim Meredith Brown and Billy Meredith of Ohio who he treated as his grandchildren; his special friend and caregiver Barbara Meredith of Pembroke; and a special devoted neice Betsy Blelvins Royal of Lynchburg.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at 4:00 pm in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with Pastors Eddie Kendall and Lane Spigener officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg with military honors by local American Legion and VFW Posts.The family will receive friends at the funeral Home one hour before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.