Lillian Marie Rainey Colvin
Funeral Date: 2/16/2017

Lillian Marie Rainey Colvin, 93, of Warren, AR, went to her heavenly home Sunday morning, February 12, 2017. She was born March 5, 1923, in Vick, AR, to the late Samuel and Myrtle Martin Rainey. She married the love of her live, Hansel Colvin on January 1, 1939. They celebrated 64 years of marriage before laying him to rest on September 10, 2003. As a young child, Lillian dedicated her life to Jesus. She gave us a wonderful example of living with faith, discipline, courage, and love. She was a charter member of Lighthouse Church and a founding member of Church Unlimited. She served the Lord faithfully in any capacity that was open to her. She enjoyed cooking, fishing, gardening and being a homemaker. She was always thrilled when someone dropped by to visit with her. Lillian is survived by her daughter, Beverly Colvin Dowda and husband, Joe, who gave her loving care for the last 11 years of her life and daughter-in-love-Annette Colvin. Grandchildren Veronica Powers (Kevin), Vernon Colvin II (Pam), Christy Corker (Scott), Joshua Dowda (Tasha), Jill Corogenes (Clark). 17 great-grandchildren, 2 Great-great-grandchlidren, other relatives, nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death was her loving husband Hansel Colvin; sons, Tyrone Colvin, Rev. Vernon Colvin, and daughter Tiny Sue Colvin; sisters Dorothy Rainey Boney (Virgil), Idell Rainey Huitt ( Allen), Verna Lee Rainey Douglass ( Sam Bob); brother Robert Rainey (Lois). Funeral service was 10:00 A.M.; Thursday, February 16th at Frazerís Chapel with Pastor Kevin Powers and Rev. Vernon Colvin, II officiating. Burial followed at Union Hill Cemetery in Ingalls. Active pallbearers were Joshua Dowda, Vernon Colvin, III, Joel Colvin, Levi Colvin, Marc Corker and Brian Corker. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Kerry Pennington, Dr. Andrew Henry, and Dr. James H. Abraham, III. Memorials preferred to Church Unlimited; P.O. Box 750, Warren, AR, 71671.



Name: Merline Pinson
Message: My Thoughts And Prayers Are With The Family

Name: Sandra and Jody Rawls
Message: Mrs. Lillian was one of the sweetest ladies that I have ever known. I will always remember that sweet smile and how she would give you a big hug when she saw you. I know she will be missed by all. Our prayers go out to all of the family.

Name: kaylon Clanton Taylor
Message: I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Lillian. She was a very kind and sweet lady. I loved going to her house with my dad (Everette Clanton) to get fish.

Name: Rebecca Jenkins Gilley

Name: Linda & Steve Jones
Message: We are sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with the family

Name: David and Patti Fort

Name: Cathy Gray
Message: Mrs. Lillian has always been friendly to me. She is a beautiful soul. Have fun in heaven!!!! Love Cathy