Walter “Wally” Lee Blevins Jr., 46, Unicoi passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was a native of Johnson City and was a son of the late Dorothy Horton Blevins and Walter Lee Blevins Sr. of Unicoi. Wally had worked for Superior Wheels until his illness. He attended The Pentecostals of Johnson City. Wally was an avid collector; some of his favorite collections include hot wheels, stamps, knives and vinyl. Until his sickness, he enjoyed working outside on cars and landscaping. In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Maynard and Josephine Blevins; maternal grandparents, Taylor and Mary Horton;
Survivors include his loving wife, Misty Hughes Blevins; his father Walter Lee Blevins Sr. and wife, Patricia; three children, Bethany Hicks and husband, Daniel, Coltan Hensley and fiancé, Caitlin and Karleigh Hughes; his grandson, Carlyle “Rayder” Hicks; two brothers, Wesley Blevins and Benjamin “Travis” Blevins; his father and mother-in-law, Judy Hodges and husband, Ira; Mike Edney and wife, Kathy; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Wally will be conducted at 7:00 PM Saturday, June 15, 2019 in the East Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Home, 800 E. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City with Rev. Steve Johnson, Betty Johnson and Rev. Thomas Flynn officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until the service hour. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM Sunday, June 16, 2019 in the Bell Cemetery, Limestone Cove Road, Unicoi. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. For those attending this service you are asked to meet at the cemetery by 12:50 PM.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the family to help with burial expenses.
Condolences may be made online at www.wadugger.com. Arrangements by Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City. 423-928-2245