ODESSA BLEVINSApril 2nd, 2021 | Paid Obituary
Mrs. Odessa Blevins, 90, of Texarkana, Arkansas passed away Monday, March 22, 2021 in a Texarkana, Arkansas nursing facility. Sister Blevins was born July 4, 1930 to the late John and Alice Drones. She accepted Christ at an early age. She united with the Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church, Mandeville, AR under the leadership of Pastor T.L. Blevins, Sr. Mrs. Blevins was united in marriage to the late Hollis Blevins on December 15, 1946. To this union came one son, Rev. Thomas Lee Blevins, Sr. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two sisters and a great grandson, Khari Louis Blevins. Survivors includes; one brother, John Drones, Jr.; one son, Rev. Thomas Lee (Virgie) Blevins, Sr.; one grand-daughter; Schlundyra Nacole (Marcus) Stuart; two grandsons, Thomas Lee (Brenda Joyce) Blevins, Jr. and Timothy Leonard (LaMarya) Blevins; eight grandchildren and number of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be 3:00-5:00 P.M. Friday at Lyles Funeral Home, Texarkana, AR. A graveside service honoring the life of Sister Blevins will be 11:00 A.M., Saturday, April 3rd at Fair Haven Cemetery with the Pastor T.L. Blevins Sr. officiating. Interment to follow in Fair Haven Cemetery, Texarkana, AR under direction of Lyles Funeral Home, Inc. PLEASE WEAR MASK TO ALL SERVICES! Register online at www.lylesfuneralhomeinc.com.