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Mt Bethel Church

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Mt Bethel Church
Saturday December 28th, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Funeral Service

Mt Bethel Church
Saturday December 28th, 2019

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Carolyn Shelton McCollum

Carolyn Shelton McCollum, went home to be with the Lord on December 23, 2019 at Annie Penn Hospital surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 3:00PM on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at Mt. Bethel Church, 8130 NC Highway 65, Summerfield NC. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 2-3pm at the church, and other times at the home. Burial will follow the service in the church cemetery. Carolyn was born on January 10, 1944 to late W.T. and Bessie Pearl Shelton in Rockingham County. She graduated from Bethany High School in 1962. She later married Max McCollum in 1963 and worked at VF Corporation for 34 years. She loved reading, spending time with her family and her favorite dog Sally. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters, Bessie Mae Barham and Francis Elizabeth Tiller; niece, Marsha Harris; and nephew, Wayne Barham. She is survived by her husband Max McCollum; children, Russell and wife Beverly McCollum, Eric Dwayne McCollum; grandchildren, James McCollum, Joshua and wife Candace McCollum; and niece Teresa and husband Ricky Campbell. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Autism Society of North Carolina, 9 Oak Branch Dr, Greensboro, NC 27407, or the Mt. Bethel Church Building fund, 8130 NC Highway 65, Summerfield NC.

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Max and Family, I am so sorry about the passing of my very dear friend, Carolyn. I was so sorry I could not attend but I know you understand why. I will always remember the good times and the food that us 4 shared together. I am very thankful that ya'll are my friends. I send you my deepest sympathies and know that God will be watching over you. Frances Ann Clayton

Frances Ann Clayton Dec 30 2019 9:22 AM

Max, so sorry to learn that Carolyn passed away and that I could not express my sympathy personally. You and Carolyn have always been special people. I ran into carolyn occasionally at Vf and she always had a smile. Take care of yourself and those grandkids. Judy johnson

judy johnson Dec 29 2019 2:56 AM

Max,my prayers for you and your family...Pete Barksdale.

Pete Barksdale Dec 25 2019 9:47 AM

Carolyn was a great friend. We had many good times at Bethany School. I also enjoyed visiting Carolyn at her home. My thoughts and prayer are with Max and family.

Bonnie Brooks Dec 25 2019 7:17 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carolyn McCollum

Kathy Robbins Dec 24 2019 7:34 PM

I worked with Carolyn at Vf. We had some good talks and good times. She was a special friend. RIP sweet angel

Kathy Robbins Dec 24 2019 7:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carolyn McCollum

Carolyn Pergerson Dec 24 2019 6:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carolyn McCollum

Beth and Charles Oliver Dec 24 2019 6:04 PM

I worked with Carolyn at Wrangler. She was a sweetheart.

Kathy Carter Dec 24 2019 3:39 PM