Jerome Cleveland Blevins Jr.

Published 11:35 am Monday, January 4, 2021

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Mr. Jerome Cleveland Blevins Jr., 82, formerly of Cable Lane, Mocksville, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

He was born on July 7, 1938, in Mercer County, W.Va. to the late Jerome Cleveland Blevins  Sr. and Ollie Elizabeth Sadler Blevins. He was an excellent mechanic and carpenter. He loved music and dancing and enjoyed playing the guitar and banjo. He was a loving father, grandfather and brother.

He was also preceded in death by 10 siblings.

Survivors: 2 children, Tresa Watkins (William) and James Blevins, all of Rockwell; 2 grandchildren, Kailey and Jayden Watkins; 3 sisters, Gracie Jane Poff of Indiana, Dolly McCain of Cooleemee and Martha Ferguson (Joe) of Mocksville; several nieces and nephews; a special friend, William Parks of Virginia; and many friends at Davie Nursing and Rehabilitation in Mocksville.

A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.