Herbert Hoover “H.H.” Blevins, age 90, of Temple went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at his home in Temple. He was born on November 20, 1928 in Smyth County, Virginia the son of Luther and Charity Blevins.
Visitation will take place on Thursday, June 27, 2019 from 5-7pm at Scanio-Harper Funeral Home 3110 Airport Rd. Temple, Texas 76504. Funeral service will be held on Friday, June 28, 2019 at 10am at Immanuel Baptist Church 1401 W. Central Ave. Temple, Texas 76504 followed by burial at Bellwood Memorial Park in Temple.
Herbert was the co-owner/operator of Blevins Lumber and Construction Company, was the first president of Temple Area Home Builders, a 35 year member of the Chisolm Trail Good Sam Club, and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Temple. He was also an avid dominos player. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Judy Blevins of Temple, 3 children, Neal Blevins of Troy, Dale Blevins and wife Mary of Temple, and Toni Tisdale and husband Larry of Meridian, Idaho, 6 grandchildren, Emily Blevins of Temple, Abigail Blevins of Harker Heights, Alyssa Parker and husband Gage of Waxahachie, Daniel Blevins of Temple, Tyler Tisdale of Idaho and Garrett Tisdale of Idaho, and a great-grandchild Chase Parker.
He is also survived by brothers J.D. Blevins and wife Linda of Salado and Larry Blevins of Temple, and a sister Sadie Drake of Temple.
Herbert was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson Chad Blevins, brothers Virgil Blevins and Jim Blevins, and sisters Lucille Roland, Rhoda Marion, and Zella Dove.
In lieu of flowers memorial to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.