Gladys Colvin


Mrs. Gladys Ashe “Gee” Colvin died Sept. 26, 2021, at UNC Rex Hospital in Raleigh.

Mrs. Colvin was born in Jackson County, N.C., to the late Charles H. and Mary Gribble Ashe. Gee graduated from Webster High School in Jackson County, N.C., and went on to receive her degree in nursing from N.C. Baptist Hospital Nursing School in Winston-Salem, N.C.

She is survived by her son, Ken, and his wife, Lisa; granddaughters, Hannah, Catherine, and Andrea; their mother, Patti; her goddaughter, Gayle Queen, all of Raleigh, N.C.; grandson, Wesley, of Massachusetts.

In addition to her parents, Gee was preceded in death by her husband, Johnnie R. Colvin of Wake County, N.C.

Mrs. Colvin’s family would like to thank Sandra Lilly and Marie Awono for the love and support they gave until the end of her life.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Westminster Presbyterian Church, 301 E. Whitaker Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27608; or to Triangle Beagle Rescue, 13200 Strickland Road, Suite 114-287, Raleigh, NC 27613.