|Birth: ||May 15, 1926|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 2009|
Bonham, Texas -- Virginia Ray Rogers Collins died at her home in Bonham, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009 at 1:45 PM.
She was born May 15, 1926 in the Edhube Community of Fannin County, Texas, the daughter of A. D. Rogers and Maude Ray Whitt Rogers.
Her sister, Ann Rogers Stroud, is the last surviving member of Virginia's immediate family.
Virginia lost her only son, Roger Clayton, Jan. 22, 2009 and her beloved husband, Ramond Woodfin "Ray" Collins, Oct. 22, 1997.
Virginia has three daughters, all living in Fannin County, Suzanne Clayton Davis and husband, Gaylon, Becky Clayton Stevens and husband, Richard and Teresa Clayton Rhodes. She has 7 grandchildren, Dorian Davis, Chris Stevens, Jason Stevens, Laura Bottorff, Jacob Davis, Robin Clayton and Drew Clayton and 5 great grandchildren, Brittany Stevens, Nathan Stevens, Graycie Eden Davis, Collin Ray Stevens and Kendall RayAnne Stevens. Virginia is also survived by a daughter-in-law, Alexis Pedden Clayton.
Virginia and her children lived in Hawaii and the Philippines when they were young, but returned home to the Edhube Community in 1960.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009 at the Edhube Baptist Church under the direction of Wise Funeral Home.
A meal will be served at the church following the committal service in Hampton Cemetery.
The family wants to extend heartfelt gratitude to JoAnn Durst of American Hospice for her gentle and efficient care of Virginia and her family.
Online guest register www.wisefuneralhome.com
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Almer D. "Doc" Rogers (1890 - 1973)
Ray Maude Whitt Rogers (1894 - 1974)
Billy Ward Clayton (1923 - 2004)
Raymond Woodfin Collins (1920 - 1997)*
Almer Dee Rogers (1921 - 1960)*
Virginia Ray Rogers Collins (1926 - 2009)
Created by: Jackie M. Isham, Sr.
Record added: Oct 05, 2009
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