Mary Grey Collins ‘Shorty’ Evans

Published 7:07 am Monday, November 16, 2020

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Mary Grey Collins “Shorty” Evans, 90, died on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020.

She was born Sept. 26, 1930 in Yadkin County to the late Thomas Sanford Collins and Cora Isabell Speer Collins. She was also preceded in death by: her sisters, Pearl Warden, Beulah Warden, Betty Cheek, and Nellie Ruth Collins; brothers, Joshua Collins, Warren Collins, Thomas Ray Collins, Bruce Collins, and an infant brother.

Survivors: her daughter, Pam E. (Barry) Smith; brothers, Bobby Collins, and Roger Collins.

Mrs. Evans was a member of Redland Pentecostal Church. The body is available for public viewing on Monday, Nov. 16, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friends may express their condolences to her family from 1-2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at the funeral home. Her funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday in the Gentry Family Chapel with the Revs. Roger Collins and Bob Swaim officiating. Burial will follow at Yadkinville Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery.  T