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Evelyn Thornton Mock

November 14, 1935 ~ June 18, 2022 (age 86)

Obituary

Mrs. Evelyn Thornton Mock, affectionately known as “Mock-Mock”, 86, of Winston Salem, NC, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2022. Mrs. Mock was born November 14, 1935, in Rogersville, Alabama to the late Paul Herbert Thornton and Essie Grisham Thornton. Evelyn was born and raised in Alabama, and she was a die-hard Crimson Tide fan. She was a member of Union Grove Baptist Church in Lexington, where she loved spending time and fellowship with her Encouragers Bible Fellowship class. Mrs. Mock was a talented seamstress her entire life. After working sixteen years at Athens Lingerie as a supervisor and instructor, she moved to Memphis, Tennessee, following her marriage to Jack P. Mock. There she worked for twenty-seven years as a customer service specialist at Schering-Plough Corporation until her retirement in 2004. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 32 years, Jack P. Mock; brother, Presley Herbert Thornton and sister, Zeda Thornton Leonard. Mrs. Mock is survived by her daughters, Renee Mock and Sharon Mock Keller; her sisters, Jeanette Pellman and Annette (George) Davenport; brother-in-law, Gary Leonard; her grandchildren, Carolina Keller, and Wesley Keller; her son-in-law, Jason Keller (Stacey) and bonus grandchildren, Megan Reiter, and Marisa Reiter, as well as several nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at 4:00 PM, Monday, June 20, 2022, at Hayworth-Miller Funeral Home Chapel in Lewisville with Pastor Randy Hand officiating. The family will receive friends after the service from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Memphis, Tennessee at a later date. Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com

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Services

Funeral Service
Monday
June 20, 2022

4:00 PM
Hayworth - Miller Chapel - Lewisville

Visitation
Monday
June 20, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hayworth - Miller Chapel - Lewisville

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