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Nancy Jane "Janey" Farmer Blevins
Birth: Jun. 30, 1876
Ashe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1950
Whitetop
Grayson County
Virginia, USA

Mrs. Nancy Jane Blevins, 74, of Wilson Creek, died Saturday, November 25, 1950. Her health had been declining slowly the past couple years.

She was born in Ashe County, North Carolina on June 30, 1876. She married Hampton Riley Blevins on May 25, 1891 and they were married for 54 years.

Janey was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a homemaker and sometimes, if needed, a helping hand to her husband and sons on the farm. Janey never attended school and did not learn how to read nor write. She will be remembered for being humorous, a aid to those in need, and loved by everyone around her.

Mrs. Blevins is preceded into her passing by her parents; husband, Hampton R. Blevins; sons, Roscoe J., John G., and Carl G.; daughter, Melinda A.; grandsons; Basil Beamon and an Infant Blevins.

She is survived by her daughters, Mrs. Amanda Shepherd of Whitetop, Mrs. Nannie Beamon of Rhodell, W. Va, Mrs. Lucinda Townsend of Banner Elk, NC, Mrs. Dovie Farmer of Hurricane, NC; son, Dewey Blevins of Whitetop; 23 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was in Byars Cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Hampton Riley Blevins (1871 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Amanda Elizabeth Blevins Shepherd (1892 - 1981)*
  Roscoe James Blevins (1894 - 1949)*
  Nannie Nancy Jane Blevins Beamon (1898 - 1986)*
  John G Blevins (1900 - 1927)*
  Dewey Russell Blevins (1902 - 1983)*
  Carl G Blevins (1905 - 1949)*
  Lucindy Blevins Townsend (1908 - 1976)*
  Dovie Belle Blevins Farmer (1912 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
At Rest
 
Note: June 30 1876*
 
Burial:
Byars Cemetery
Whitetop
Grayson County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: T Beamon
Originally Created by: Thom Painter
Record added: Feb 20, 2010
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Nancy Jane Janey <i>Farmer</i> Blevins
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Nancy Jane Janey <i>Farmer</i> Blevins
Added by: T Beamon
 
Nancy Jane Janey <i>Farmer</i> Blevins
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- T Beamon
 Added: Jan. 6, 2013
 
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