Noel Francis Blevins, age 76, of Ferguson, passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Iredell Memorial Hospital. Mr. Blevins was born Feb. 23, 1945 in Welch, West Virginia to Frank and Sadie Shumate Blevins. Noel was a member of Beaver Creek Advent Christian Church. He loved working and restoring old cars and wood working. He inspired two generations of his family to continue as Lineman following in his footsteps. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, J.C., Tom, Joe, Bob, Billy, Fred, James and Talmadge Blevins.
Noel is survived by his wife, Lisa Canter Blevins; his children, Lisa Carroll and spouse, Ricky of Traphill, Keith Blevins and spouse, Myrna, of Thurmond, Frankie Blevins of Hays, Kevin Blevins and spouse, Vickie, of Traphill, Johnathan Call and spouse, Tania, of Wilkesboro, Michelle Call Minton and spouse, Scott, of Millers Creek; grandchildren, Brandon Carroll and spouse, Tonya, of Mocksville, Shawn Carroll and spouse, Ashley, of Traphill, Ryan Blevins of North Wilkesboro, Jonathan Jarvis of Ferguson, Wendy Blevins of West Jefferson, James Blevins and spouse, Christy, of Hays, Cole Blevins and Hailey Blevins both of Traphill, Ethan Call of Bloomberg, Ind., Titan Minton of Millers Creek, Trenton Blevins of the home; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Beaver Creek Advent Christian Church with Rev. David Blythe officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Beaver Creek Advent Christian Church from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Trenton Blevins Custodial Fund, c/o First National Bank, 301 West Main Street, Wilkesboro, NC 28697, in memory of Noel Blevins. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.millerfuneralservice.com.