Mary Ellen (Tedder) Blevins

September 22, 1941 ~ November 16, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Mary Blevins Obituary

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Mrs. Mary Ellen Tedder Blevins, age 82 of North Wilkesboro passed away Thursday, November 16,2023 at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist-Wilkes Medical Center surrounded by her family.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM, Monday, November 20, 2023, at Cricket Baptist Church with Pastor Randall Millsaps, Pastor Joe Farmer, and Pastor Richard Blevins officiating.   The body will be placed in the church at 12:30 PM. Burial will be in Mountlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday evening at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.                    

Mary was born September 22,1941 in Wilkes County to Roscoe Wake and Elsie Wagoner Tedder.  She was a member of Cricket Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bert G. Blevins; one son, Bill Blevins; and one grandson, Nathan Teague.

She is survived by two daughters, Martha B. McNeill and husband Joe, Debbie B. Ashley and husband Jonathan all of North Wilkesboro; one son; Donnie Blevins and wife Audrey of Purlear; eight grandchildren, Christina Parker (Jason), Brandon McNeill (Beth), Ashley Sturgill, Beth Austin (Charles), Alexis Blevins, Bentley Blevins, Tyler Blevins, Tyler Ashley; two sisters, Bobbie Royal, Betty “Sue” Smith and husband Eddie, all of North Wilkesboro; three brothers, LuVern Tedder and wife Mary Lou of North Wilkesboro, Jasper Tedder and wife Patty of North Wilkesboro, Leonard Tedder, of Purlear; and many great grandchildren which she dearly loved; and one daughter-in-law, Gail Blevins of Wilkesboro.

Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to Cricket Baptist Church, 148 Cricket Baptist Church Road, North Wilkesboro, NC  28659

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November 19, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Funeral Service
November 20, 2023

1:00 PM
Cricket Baptist Church
148 Cricket Baptist Church Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Interment following service
November 20, 2023

Mountlawn Memorial Park
Hwy 18 North
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659


Cricket Baptist Church
148 Cricket Baptist Church Road, North Wilkesboro NC 28659


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