Evelyn Collins Cain

November 4, 1923January 4, 2013

Evelyn Virginia Collins Cain, 89, widow of Homer Boyd Cain of Staunton, died Friday, January 4, 2013 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia. She was born November 4, 1923 in Staunton, a daughter of the late James Arthur and Ora Crum Collins. Prior to retirement, Mrs. Cain was employed by C&P Telephone Company with 42 years of service as a plant managers clerk. She attended Dunsmore Business College and was a graduate of Elizabeth Brandt School of Business. She was a member of Second Presbyterian Church. In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Juliet Collins. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. A graveside service will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at Thornrose Cemetery by the Rev. Harry Johns. At her request the casket will be closed and there will be no public viewing. Friends may sign the register book from 11:00 AM until 6:00 PM Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at the Staunton Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 18 W. Frederick St., Staunton, Va. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. Family and friends are invited to share a memory, send condolences and sign the guest book by visiting


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, January 9, 2013
  • Drop-In Visitation Tuesday, January 8, 2013

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