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Mary Collett, Watauga

Published January 4th, 2012 9:26 pm

WATAUGA — Mary Ann Blevins Collett, 67, of Watauga, died Tuesday, January 3, 2012, at her residence.
She was a native of Johnson City, daughter of the late Ray Wallace and Stella Clark Blevins.
Mary was a homemaker and member of the Princeton Free Will Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Charlie Blevins, in 2003; a son, James “Eddie” Perkins; a sister, Rebecca Hyatt; three brothers, LeRoy, Don and Jerry Blevins.
Survivors include: two daughters and a son-in-law, Lisa and James Fields and Karen Cretsinger, all of Watauga; a daughter-in-law, Pam Perkins, of Johnson City; a sister-in-law, Jeanie Blevins, of Johnson City; three grandchildren, Jamie and David Spears, both of Watauga, and Jimmy Perkins, of Johnson City; a special friend, Brenda Carpenter; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, January 5, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. in the North Chapel of the Morris-Baker Funeral Home under the direction of Rev. Randy English.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until time of service at 7:00 p.m.
A committal service will be conducted on Friday, January 6, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. in the Mt. Home National Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be: Todd and Dallas Blevins, Joey Nickels, Robert Hickman, Roy Fields, Matthew Bennett, David Hartley and Brian Briggs.
The family would like to express thanks to Amedisys Hospice.
Online condolences are available at: www.morrisbaker.com.
In charge of arrangements: Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37601 or (423) 282-1521.