Mary E. Darby

March 02, 1949 ‒ July 15, 2001

Delaware, Ohio

Mary E. Darby, age 52 of Delaware died Sunday evening, July 15, 2001 at Kobacker House, Columbus.

She was born on March 2, 1949 in Yolynd, WV to Chester and Jennie (Standifur) Collins of Sunbury. Originally from the Sunbury area, she moved back to Delaware County 14 years ago from Mt. Gilead. Mary was a cosmetologist and operated the former Just-A-Mere Beauty Shop in Marengo. Member of First Alliance Church, Columbus and active in Urban Connections Ministry. She enjoyed her grandchildren, flowers, gardening, camping, and fishing.

Survived by her husband of 15 years:Lee, Daughters: Shawn (Michael) Matthews of Marengo, Kelli (Richard) Morris of Delaware, Step-son: Scot Darby of Powell, Grandchildren: Kirstin & Alex Matthews, Makenzie Morris, Parents: Chester & Jennie Collins of Sunbury, Brother: Henry (Patty) Collins of Sunbury, Sister: Helen (Sam) Blevins of Delaware.

Preceded in death by Sister: Marcilla, Brother: Samuel.

Friends may call Wednesday 4-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury. Private interment for the family will be held Thursday in Cheshire Cemetery. Memorial services will be held Thursday 1:00 p.m., First Alliance Church, 3750 W. Henderson Rd., Columbus, Pastor David Noel officiating.