April 19, 2011
Marjanna Ruth Collins Erwin died April 18th in Wichita, Kansas.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday April 25th at Cypress Presbyterian Church in Cameron. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Born July 20, 1920 in Winoa Lake, Indiana. She graduated from Ball University, taught high school for forty three years, and substituted for an additional five more years.
She retired with her husband to Vass and joined Cypress Presbyterian Church, and started Junior Church.. After her husbands death she moved to Wichita to live with her daughter and joined Eastmunster Presbyterian Church, later she moved to Larksfield Place until her death. She was preceded in death by her husband Sidney W. Erwin, sister LeNora Peckinpaugh, brother, Galen Collins.
She is survivors by a son, David and wife, Dr. Barbara Erwin of Scottsdale, Ariz., a daughter, Linda and husband, Thomas Mason of Wichita, KS, three sisters, Evangeline Maloublar of Southern Pines, Donnabelle Boughton of Vass, and Rosalyn Lamb of Mead, NB, four grandchildren, William Erwin, Jonathan Erwin, Christina Mason Podany, and Clifton Mason.
Memorial contributions may be made to Junior Church c/o Cypress Presbyterian Church P. O. Box 7 Cameron, NC 28326.