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Woodrow Collins
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1919
Endicott
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 29, 1990
Prestonsburg
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA

Born Woodrow Spears; later changed his name.


Woodrow Collins, 71, of Endicott, died Tuesday, May 29, at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, following an extended illness.

Born Feb. 22, 1919, at Endicott, he was a son of the late Christy Spears. He was also preceded in death by his wife Mary Annnabelle Spears Collins and two daughters, Shirley Dean Collins and Velvet Lee Collins.

He was a retired gas company employee, an Army veteran of World War II and a member of the Church of Christ at Endicott.

He is survived by one son, Belvra Collins of Endicott and one grand-daughter, Maria Annalee Jarrell.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 2 at 1 p.m. at his residence in Endicott with the Rev. Manford Fannin officiating. Burial will follow in the Collins Cemetery at Endicott under the direction of the Nelson-Frazier Funeral Home, Martin.

Visitation will be at the Endicott residence any time Friday.



Obituary courtesy of Belvra Collins.



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Drew Spears (1890 - 1956)
  Christy Anna Collins Spears (1893 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Anna Belle Spears Collins (1930 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Belvra Collins (1956 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Marion Jarvis (1912 - 1957)**
  Sarilda Spears Endicott (1913 - 2001)**
  John R. Spears (1915 - 1947)**
  William Grover Burchett (1916 - 1994)**
  Renia Spears Burchett (1917 - 1987)**
  Estill Spears (1919 - 1982)**
  Woodrow Collins (1919 - 1990)
  Lora Jervis Goble (1920 - 1985)**
  Lydia Spears Sherman (1922 - 1993)**
  Walter Jarvis (1923 - 1993)**
  James Frank Spears (1924 - 1998)**
  Kermit Spears (1927 - 1990)**
  Mary Anna Belle Spears Collins (1930 - 1975)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Collins Cemetery
Endicott
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Justin and Kaylen
Record added: Nov 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100258458
Woodrow Collins
Added by: Justin and Kaylen
 
Woodrow Collins
Added by: Justin and Kaylen
 
 
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