Birchie M. Blevins, 94, of West Union, Ohio, formerly of Lynx, died Friday, November 1, 2013 at the Adams County Manor in West Union. She was born March 22, 1919 in Green Township in Adams County. She was preceded in death by parents, Frank and Flora Olive (Cooper) Henderson; husband, Azel “Add” Blevins; an infant daughter; daughter-in-law Adelle Blevins; granddaughter Amanda Carol Blevins; and a brother, Jesse Henderson.
She is survived by two sons: Tony (Margaret) Blevins of West Union and Autrey Blevins of Tacoma, Washington; one daughter, Louise (Gareld) McCann of Peebles; four grandchildren: Anthony Blevins of Canal Winchester; Deana McCann (Ted) Stevens of Peebles; Angie McCann (Brian) Knauff of Peebles; Amanda G. Blevins of Zanesville; five great-grandchildren: Caila, Jeremy, Taylor, Dylan, and Trent;
one step great-grandchild, Casie and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Young-Moore Post 100 in West Union. She was a former member of East Liberty Community Church and Ladies Aid in Lynx, and had attended various churches in Adams County. She is “saved and ready to meet her Lord and Father and waiting for her family to gather in Heaven.”
The funeral service is Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Lafferty Funeral Home in West Union.
The visitation is Monday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
The interment is at East Liberty Cemetery in Lynx.