Mary Louise Mahoney Ollis
September 23, 1951 ~ December 26, 2017
Resided in: Leicester, North Carolina
Mary Louise Mahoney Ollis, 66, of Leicester, passed away on Thursday, December 26, 2017, at the CarePartners Solace Center. An Asheville native, Mary was a daughter of the late Dr. John William Mahoney, MD, and Mary Louise Blankenship Mahoney. Mrs. Ollis worked as a registered nurse for 42 years, 30 of which were spent at Mission/St. Joseph's Hospital. She loved to read, knit, crochet, and visit with her friends. She is survived by her husband, Gary Lee Ollis; daughter, Kelly Marie Jones; son, Wallace Harold "Robbie" Robinson, Jr.; sister, Barbara Buell; brothers, Jack Mahoney and Mike Mahoney; granddaughters, Kadie Marie Parker and Hannah Marie Benson; great-granddaughter, Carli Marie Parker; nieces, Teresa Locklear, Belle Mahoney and Janice Guillot; and nephews, Ken Miller and Jerry Guillot. Mrs. Ollis's family will receive friends from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 30, at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. The memorial service for Mrs. Ollis will be held on Monday, January 1, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave., with Fr. Morris C. Boyd officiating.