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William H. Blevins

    Funeral services for PFC. William H. Blevins, 18, who was killed in Korea, July 28, 1950 will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the Third Street Freewill Baptist Church. Claude Preston and Grant Hitchcock, Jr., will be officiating ministers.

    The son of Johnnie and Flora Blair Blevins of this city, he was born September 2, 1931, in Johnson County. Surviving besides his parents are two sisters, Mrs. Josephine Coffe of Wayne, Michigan; Mrs. Bonita Christian, Los Angeles, California, two brothers, Bruce M. Blevins, U.S. Army and Norman Blevins, Columbus Ohio.

    The American Legion will be in charge of graveside services. Burial will be in the family cemetery at Paintsville under the direction of the Jones and Preston Funeral Home.

The Paintsville Herald


February 9, 1955