James Ronald Blevins, known to friends as "Ron", passed away peacefully on May 6, 2019 in Aspen, Colorado.
A native of Illinois, graduate of Bradley University, he was successful in farming, banking and community service.
Ron was a kind loving husband, father and grandfather, with a great sense of humor. He was passionate about travel, art with many other interests.
Ron is proceeded in death by his brother, father, mother and stepson. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Blevins; his children, Bonnie Hogan (John), Jeffrey Blevins (Suzanne), John Blevins (Leslie) & Brenda Blevins Oliver; and eight grandchildren.
Donations may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation and Future Farmers of America.