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John H. Blevins

Green Cove, VA.

John H. Blevins, 77, went to be with the Lord, April 2, 2020 at Johnston Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Blevins was born October 17, 1942 to the late Arden and Menerva Shumate Blevins in

Konnarock, VA.

He was a carpenter most of his life with a true appreciation for craftsmanship. He enjoyed his

occupation and loved coming home to a good home cooked meal after a hard day’s work. Above

all he loved his family and lived every day in fear of the Lord. He was a faithful member at

Green Cove Baptist Church.

Including his parents, he is preceded in death by, one brother, Herbert Blevins.

Survivors include, his loving wife of 55 years, Mary Blevins; two daughters, Tersa Milhorne

and husband Anthony, Kim Cullop and husband Chris; five sisters, Betty Naff, Thelma

Harrington, Carol Shuffler and husband Eugene, Kay Lambert and husband Dean, and Mary Sue Lee;

two brothers, James Blevins and wife Evelyn, Joe Blevins and wife Vianna; four grandchildren,

Karrington Cannon and husband Chris, Mary-Kate Cullop, Chesney Milhorne, and John

Milhorne; one great granddaughter, Bella Cannon “The Baby”; also many nieces, nephews and many


A graveside service will be held privately, with a memorial service to be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research

Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN. 38105, For his compassion for children.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting

Frost Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 250 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA. 24210 is

honored to serve the Blevins family.


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