Bobby Ray “Redskin Bob” Blevins went home with Jesus on a fishing boat bound for heaven on Monday, December 2, 2019. He was born on March 24, 1962, in Roanoke, Virginia, weighing only 4 pounds. He was the baby boy of seven children and spoiled by all of his six other siblings. Bobby had a wonderful kind loving heart, always ready to help anyone. He loved fishing, football and Bristol drag racing.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Florence Blevins; his brothers, Vance Mutter, Charles “Mackie” Blevins, Alvin Blevins; 2 nephews, James “Jamie” Jackson, Timothy Mutter.
Left to share his memory is his three sisters, Nancy Mutter, Ann Puckett, Brenda “Sissy” Brown and husband, Joey; 2 nephews, B.J. Meade, Noah Brown; 1 niece, Michelle Smith; 1 great nephew, Nathan Meldick; 2 aunts, Betty Sawyer, Irene Porter and husband, Blaine; numerous cousins and friends.
Family would like to thank Lewis Gale Emergency Department, and 9 South ICU Department and 10 South Comfort Care Team at Carilion RMH.
A Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Lotz Salem Chapel with Reverend Jeff Gardner officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
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