Roy D. Revis, age 64, of Marion, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center in Charlotte. A native of Chester, SC, he was born on December 31, 1954 to the late Ralph Revis and Doris Carver Revis. Roy retired as a Paramedic and Staff Captain with the McDowell County EMS following more than 20 years of service. He enjoyed spending time outside fishing and camping. Roy also was a poet and has written poetry that has been published and won awards. He was a true Tar Heel fan.
Roy was preceded in death by a brother, Roger Revis.
He leaves behind a son, who will remember Roy as a loving and caring dad, Michael Revis of Charlotte; a sister, Debbie Randolph and husband David of Glenwood; and a brother, Richard Revis and wife Janette of Marion.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 10:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m in the chapel of Westmoreland Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow the visitation with Rev. Jimmy Upton officiating. Roy will be laid to rest in McDowell Memorial Park. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.westmorelandfuneralhome.com.