Shane Ronald Hamblin, age 46 of Dublin, died Thursday, December 1, 2022 at his residence. He was born in Pulaski on August 9, 1976, and is the son of Nancy A. Waddle and Ronald W. Hamblin. Shane was a member of the graduating class of Pulaski County High School class of 1994, and was a former member of the Newbern Fire Department.
Shane had a very sweet and fun loving soul. He loved to see those around him smiling and happy and would do anything he could to make that happen. Many people referred to him as the nicest guy they ever knew. He enjoyed serving his community by following in his Uncle Randy’s footsteps as a volunteer firefighter. He was also an avid hunter, a member of the Goose Island Hunting Club in Amelia and fortunate enough to take the hunting trip of a lifetime to hunt Caribou in the Canadian tundra.
Shane was preceded in death by his grandparents Rev. Charles R. and Beulah (Cornette) Leedy of Galax and Raymond A. and Grace (Brunk) Hamblin of Spur Branch, and his Uncle Marshall Seaman of Henderson North Carolina.
He is survived by his parents: Nancy A. Waddle (Jim) of Dublin and Ronald W. Hamblin of Pulaski, three uncles: Billy Hamblin (Wanda) of Spur Branch, Leon Hamblin (Barbara) of Christiansburg, Randy Leedy (Cathy) of Matoaca one aunt: Cheryl Seaman of Henderson, NC, cousins: Elizabeth Rowlett (Chase), Sam Leedy and Ryan Leedy all of Matoaca and 2nd cousins: Luke and Tess Rowlett.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Shelor officiating. Interment will follow in the Bishops Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Galax. The family will receive friends on Thursday at the funeral home from 12 Noon until 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be sent in his memory to the Newbern Fire Department. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.seaglefuneralhome.com Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home 415 N. Jefferson Avenue Pulaski, Va 24301. 540-980-1700