Woodrow Wilson Blevins, Jr., age 77, of Blevins Lane, Elk Park, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2022. Born April 20, 1945 in Alleghany County, he was a son of Martha Presnell Blevins and the late Woodrow Wilson Blevins, Sr. Wilson was a veteran of the US Marine Corp and a member of Beech Valley Baptist Church. He retired from Lowe's Foods as produce manager.
Wilson had a joyful heart and a great love for his family. He enjoyed golfing, watching sports and gardening. He was quite the jokester, loved to sing and was known for his 'original' hits.
Wilson is survived by his wife of 57 years, Pansy Harmon Blevins; daughters, Sherry Miller and husband Eric, of Boone, Tonia Brady and husband, Danny of Lake Wylie, SC and Amy Hodges and husband Chris, of Elk Park; his mother, Martha Presnell Blevins of Sparta; sister, Susan Blevins and brother, John Blevins, both of Sparta; nine grandchildren, Andrew and Sara Guy, Dylan Danner, Lauren Miller, Garrett Brady, Kendall Brady, Alexis Hodges, and Kendra and Taylor Hodges; six great-grandchildren, Ryder Danner, Haiden Jones, Colton Matheson, T. J. Ward, Dakota Ward and Jasmine Harmeyer.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lucy Greene.
A Celebration of Life gathering of family and friends for Wilson will be Saturday afternoon, December 17, 2022 from 1 until 3 o'clock, at Mary's Kitchen Restaurant, 486 George Wilson Road, Boone, NC 28607.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family to assist with expenses.
Online condolences may be shared at the website www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Blevins family.