David Earl BlevinsJune 29, 1939 ~ November 18, 2017 (age 78)
Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at Hokes Bluff 1st Baptist Church for David Earl Blevins, 78, of Hokes Bluff who passed away on November 18, 2017. Rev. Eric House, Rev. Charles Smith and Rev. Randy Smith will officiate. Burial will follow at Hokes Bluff Cemetery. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home & Cemetery is in charge of the services.
Mr. Blevins was a member of the Hokes Bluff Lions Club. He retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company with over 25 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, going to the coffee club at the market and spending time with his family and friends. David was a member and a Deacon of Hokes Bluff 1st Baptist and he dearly loved his church and church family.
He is preceded in death by his parents; Doyle and Lillian Blevins, his wife of 54 years Nell Blevins, niece; Pennie Tate and brother-in-law Dave Cromer.
He is survived by his children; Lynn (Jeff) Carnes, Anne (Todd) Williams, Michael (Cassie) Blevins and Mitchell (Patricia) Blevins, grandchildren; Stacy (Jonathan) Smith, Hunter (Beth) Blevins, Seth Carnes, Carson and Abigail Braun, Hannah Blevins and Carly Blevins, special family; Wilma Cromer, Mark Tate, Rachel Tate, and Joshua Braun.
Pallbearers will be Mark Tate, Randy Pruett, John Pruett, Michael Blevins, Frank Hunt, Jimmy Gidley, Scott Browning and Todd Williams.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Coffee Club at the Market, and the Deacons of Hokes Bluff First Baptist Church.
Special thanks to Gadsden Health & Rehab, 1st floor staff for the loving way they took care of our precious father. It was such a comfort to know that they took care of him like he was one of their own.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Tuesday night at the funeral home.
Condolences may be offered at www.ghbfuneralhome.com