Saturday, November 16, 2013

Nov. 15, 2013 @ 04:34 PM

Marianne K. Collins

HENDERSON — Marianne Kathleen Collins, age 56, a resident of 2510 Oxford Road, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at the Hock Family Pavilion in Durham.

Born on Oct. 14, 1957, in Guilford County, she was the daughter of Harry Mitchell Collins and Barbara Bishop Collins of Henderson.

Marianne was a senior examiner with the N.C. Department of Motor Vehicles and was a member of The Church of The Holy Innocents.

A memorial service will be held tonight, Nov. 16, at 6 p.m. in the J.M. White Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Donald A. Lowery.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by one daughter, Ashley Macon Pearsall of the home; one brother, Mitch Collins and wife Rachel of Henderson; a special cousin, Ashley Bishop of Summerville, S.C.; her best friend, Suzanne Carmel of Bahama; and many other close family and friends.

The family will receive friends today prior to the service from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at J. M. White Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home of Mitch and Rachel Collins, at 408 Aycock Road.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 914, Henderson, NC 27536, or to the Vance County Humane Society, PO Box 1552, Henderson, NC 27536.

Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

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Annie W. Hawkins

HENDERSON — Annie Walter Hawkins died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at her home.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at Dickies Grove Baptist Church by Rev. Jeanette Floyd.

The family will receive friends at 722 Chestnut St.

Arrangements are by Garnes & Toney Funeral Home.



Shelba P. Hester

OXFORD — Shelba P. Hester, 56, of 6157 Graham Hobgood Road, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at Duke University Medical Center.

Arrangements will be announced by Betts & Son Funeral Home.



Marvin Williams

HENDERSON — Marvin Williams, 70, of 118 Manning Lane, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at Durham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

A funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at Jerusalem Baptist Church in Warrenton by Rev. John Gooch and Dr. Ralph Steed. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing will be today, Nov. 16, at Davis-Royster Funeral Service and at the church one hour prior to the service.

The family is receiving friends at the residence.

Arrangements are by Davis Royster Funeral Service.



Samatha B. Williams

MANSON — Samatha Bullock Williams, 83, of 591 Burchette Road, died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at Maria Parham Medical Center.

A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. today, Nov. 16, at Burchette Chapel United Church of Christ by Rev. John E. Jefferson. Burial will follow in Oak Level United Church of Christ Cemetery.

Viewing was Friday, Nov. 15, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Boyd’s Funeral Services Chapel in Warrenton.

Arrangements are by Boyd’s funeral services.