Robert Dwayne Blevins, age 43, of Iron Station, North Carolina passed away on Saturday, April 17, 2021, at his home, one day shy of his 44th birthday. Robert or Robbie, as many know him by, was born on April 18, 1977 in Charlotte, North Carolina and has been a long-term resident of Charlotte and Iron Station.
He had one of the biggest hearts of anyone you could know. He loved working on cars and listening to music. He loved his dogs, cats and various other pets he has had in his life.
Robert left behind his paternal grandmother, Patsy Blevins, parents and nephew, Tammy, Roy, and Christian Ford of Princeton, WV, brother and sister-in- law, Brent and Kaleigh Blevins with niece, Brenleigh, of Denver, NC, brother, Scott Ford of Concord, NC, sister, Starr Ford and her fiancé, Zach Boatwright of Concord, NC. Brother David Ford, daughter, Alexis Witherspoon of Ohio and son, Cody Goodman of Kansas, and Robert’s loving dog, Diamond. Robert also left behind his beloved aunt, Rosemary Mackey, uncle Tommy and Sherry Griffith, cousins; Jason Griffith, Shirley Ann Griffith, Nicole Zicafoose, Melissa Mackey, nieces, nephews, and a numerous amount of friends from all walks of life.
Robert is preceded in death by his father, Robert Blevins, maternal grandparents, Shirley Sneed and Harold Griffith, paternal grandfather Bob Blevins. He also leaves behind his friends he's made along the way.
Robert was the type of person that would give you the shirt off of his back or a place to live out of the kindness of his heart. Robert would always protect the ones he loved with everything he had and make sure they were okay. Robert will be greatly missed. Rest easy - We Love You.
Robert has wished for the family to have a private family viewing.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.jenkinsfuneralhome.net. The Blevins family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.