Doris “Colleen” Freeze Weant, 92, of China Grove passed away peacefully on March 25, 2020.
Colleen was born in Rowan County on April 14, 1927 to the late Eustace and Lottie Freeze.
She graduated from China Grove High School. Always a hard worker she retired from Cannon Mills after 25 years of employment. Besides always being employed she was a Brownie Scout Leader, and active member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church where she taught the J.A. Thom Sunday School class for 21 years, and sang in the choir, as busy as she was she always made time to deliver for Meals on Wheels, which she did for 25 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Herman L. Weant.
She is survived by her daughter Yolanda Weant (Don) Hooks of China Grove, a Granddaughter Karen (Tom) McDonald of Evansville, I.N., Grandson the Reverend Nathan Donald (Rebecca) Hooks of Burlington, N.C., Great-Grandchildren: Mason McDonald, Zachary McDonald, Kayli McDonald, and Nathan Gabriel Hooks.
The family will be having a private service in the near future with a Celebration of Life at a later date.
In Lieu of Flowers Memorials can be made to:
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
P.O. Box 596
China Grove, NC 28023
Whitley’s Funeral Home is assisting the Family.
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