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Dennis Lester Collins, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1920
Oak Park
Emanuel County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1949
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

7 Dec 1949 Obituary, Charleston News & Courier

Funeral services for Dennis Lester Collins, 29-year-old welder, will be held at McAlister's chapel at 3 PM today.

The Rev Pierce Z Cook, pastor of Trinity Methodist church will officiate and burial will be in Bethany cemetery. Pallbearers will be W E Brabham, A R Cloud, A O Sharpe, John Benton, T B Lee and J H Lee.

Mr Collins of 36 Society Street was killed Monday by a railroad locomotive when he tripped and fell on the tracks at the West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company plant. He was employed by the Tidewater Construction Company.

Born at Oak Park, GA, February 28, 1920, Mr Collins was a son of Mack Lester Collins and Mabelle Faircloth Collins, both of Georgia.

He was a member of Trinity Methodist Church and Iron workers local 601.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Mack Lester Collins (1888 - 1983)
  Maybelle Faircloth Collins (1890 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Lois Helen Brandon Burney (1928 - 2008)*
 
 Children:
  Oree Adora Collins Steisel (1946 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Olliff Collins (1907 - 1987)*
  Katie Collins Griswold (1910 - 1995)*
  Charlie E. Collins (1914 - 1997)*
  Mildred Mae Collins Edenfield (1918 - 2008)*
  Dennis Lester Collins (1920 - 1949)
  James Isaac Collins (1924 - 1924)*
  Ivey Lee Collins (1926 - 2008)**
  Adeline Collins Hartley (1927 - 1989)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bethany Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Area 2 Row 15 East Half
GPS (lat/lon): 32.81514, -79.9471
 
Created by: Dennis Collins
Record added: Oct 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60042302
Dennis Lester Collins, Sr
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Dennis Lester Collins, Sr
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