Matthew Blevins and
Mary Alice Booth
Matthew Blevins b 1889 d 1959; s/o Alvis Doc Blevins and Emmiline Caudill. Matthew Blevins m. Mary Alice Booth b 1892 d 1964. Children of Matthew Blevins and Mary Alice Booth;
1. Lillie Blevins b 1911 Martin Co KY d 24 Nov 1918 Van Lear, Johnson Co KY; age 7 Years 5 months 4 days; of bronchial pneumonia.
2. Clifford Eugene Blevins b 14 Jan 1914 d 5 Oct 1986; Hillsborough Co FL; age 72; buried Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater, Pinellas Co FL; m. Virginia Irene Blevins; d/o James Monroe Blevins and Louemma Ratliff.
3. Leafy Laverne Peggy Blevins b 30 May 1917 Hellier, Pike Co KY d 12 Aug 2009 Rock Hill, York Co SC; m. Rufus H Large b 5 Jun 1913 d 27 Nov 1992; buried Forest Hills Cemetery, Rock Hill, York Co SC.
Obituary of Leafie Blevins Large: Mrs. Leafie Blevins Large, 92, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009 at UniHealth.
The funeral service will be 2 p.m., Monday, Aug.17, 2009, at First United Pentecostal Church with her pastor, the Rev. D.L. Erickson and her former pastor in West Virginia, Bishop Carlos Lewis officiating. Burial will be at Forest Hills Cemetery.
A native of Kentucky, Mrs. Large was the daughter of the late Matthew Blevins and the late Alice Booth Blevins. She was Activities Director at Christian Nursing Home in Fayetteville, W.Va.; a teacher's assistant at Oakville Special Education School in Oak Hill, W.Va.; and a wonderful homemaker. She was a gospel music singer and guitarist and a member of First United Pentecostal Church. She was the widow of Rufus H. Large. Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Yvonne Wilburn and Earl Stephen Hunt of Fort Mill, S.C.; four grandchildren, Stephen Wilburn, Robert Wilburn, William Wilburn and Robin Rains; four great-grandchildren, Stephen Lee, Stephanie, Ashley and Antonio; and two great-great-grandchildren, Elijah and Chase.
The family will receive friends from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 16, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road.