Carolyn Gettman Blevins, 77, of North Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021, at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital.
Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Edgewood Baptist Church with Rev. Eddie Tharpe officiating.
Mrs. Blevins was born Oct. 12, 1943, in Wilkes County to Robert Junior and Vena Brooks Sawyer Gettman. She was a member of Edgewood Baptist Church. Carolyn was a loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother. A caring educator of spiritual truths and a talented vocalist. She was a protector and guardian of all animals, especially neglected and homeless dogs.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Michael Dean Blevins of the home; two daughters, Kimberly Blevins Spencer and husband, David, of Sarasota, Fla., Cathy Blevins Willis and husband, Laurie, of Beaufort; a son, Robert Michael Blevins and wife, Victoria, of Statesville; three grandchildren, Brandon Dean Willis, Alexandria Brown and Dailen Spencer; a great-grandson, Callan Hunter Brown; two sisters, Phyllis Greer and husband, Clay, of Boomer, Roberta Roark and husband, Danny, of Boomer.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wake Forest Cancer Center, Medical Center Blvd., Winston-Salem, N.C., 27157 or Mountain Valley Hospice, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, N.C., 27030.
Online condolences may be made to www.reinssturdivant.com.