Mrs. Mona Stevens Silver, 87, of Burlington, N.C., passed away at Watauga Medical Center on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 10:37 a.m.

A native of Yancey County, NC, she was the wife of the late Rev. Dr. James Howard Silver and the daughter of Mack Stevens and Irene Thomas Stevens, both deceased. She was formerly employed with the Mt. Zion Baptist Association and was a member of Kerr’s Chapel.

Survivors include a son, Dr. Tim Silver and wife Cathia and granddaughter, Julianna Luz Silver, all of Boone, NC.

The funeral service was conducted at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 11 a.m. by Freddie Braswell. Friends are welcome to come by the funeral home beginning at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Doctors Without Borders, P.O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5030,

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