He was a life long resident of Unicoi County and a son of the late Sherman Collins and Gracie Lyons Collins. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather. Donnie enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing and all types of sports.
Donald "Donnie" Ray Silvers leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of 37 years, Janice Silvers; Sons, Mark Yelton and wife Cynthia, D.A. Silvers and wife Marlena, and Dusty Silvers and wife Tammy; Grandsons, Cody Yelton, Will Yelton, and Ohlin Silvers; Brother, Steven Collins; Grandpup, Oz; and several special friends.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at a Celebration of Life to be held at Riverview Baptist Church (Fellowship Hall) in Erwin on March 9, 2019 from 2pm to 5pm.
Trinity Memorial Centers Funeral Home (423-723-8177) is honored to serve the Silvers family.