Mary Alice Cole Stanley Barnes, 78, of 1237 Westover Dr., Collinsville, VA, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. She was born June 16, 1940, in North Carolina to the late Dollie B. Hancock and the late William Anthony Cole. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bristol Barnes.
Mary is survived by four sons, Rickey Stanley of Paris, Texas; Gregory Watkins of Raleigh, NC; Steven Cole of Collinsville, Va; and Robie Cole of Baskerville, VA; two daughters,Sharon S. Pruitt (Randy) of Bassett, VA; and Collisa Stanley of Martinsville, VA; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.
Mary was a member of Greater Vision Holiness Church where she was Mother of the church and on the Pastor Aide Committee. Before her health started to decline she worked for Community Market.
The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service on Saturday, November 17, 2018, and other times at the home of her daughter, Collisa Stanley, 1311 Hillcrest Ave., Martinsville, VA. Funeral service will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018, at 2:30 pm at The C.R.V. Memorial Chapel at Hairston Funeral Home. Pastor Fibbie Hairston, Officiating.
The burial will follow in Stanley Family Cemetery, Bassett, VA.
Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, VA.