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John Henry Collins
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1890
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 22, 1966
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA

(Article from Robesonian Newspaper, Lumberton NC May 23, 1966)

John H. Collins

Fairmont--Funeral Services for John H. Collins, 76, who died at his home in Lumberton, Rt 3, after an illness of two years, will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Prevatte Funeral Chapel with the Rev. James Presley officiating. Burial will be in Meadowbrook Cemetery in Lumberton.

He was a native of Robeson County, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. L.T. Collins, and was a member of Center Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ruth Wilkerson Collins; one son, Charles Ingram Collins of the home; three sisters, Mrs. Caroline Floyd of Florence, S.C., Mrs. Annie Carter of Bladenboro, and Mrs. Alice Capps of Orrum, Rt 1.

Active pallbearers will be F.M. Wilkerson, Isham Wilkerson, Douglas Collins, Mack Johnson, Bobby Elliott, Sammy Collins.

Honorary pallbearers will be Alec McLean, E.L. Whiting, Jim Britt, Lee Kinlaw, Proctor Shooter, D.G. Collins, Dr. Loyd Pate, Avery Atkinson, Dave Lewis, Willie Small, Bill Leggett, Billy Jenkins, and Colin Jenkins.

Flowers will be arranged by Mrs. Nash Lamb, assisted by Mrs. Lee Kinlaw, Mrs Frazier Britt, Mrs. Graham Sona, Mrs. David Sealey, Jr., Mrs. Douglas Collins, Mrs. Sammy Collins, Mrs. Whitt Taylor, Mrs. Jean Flowers, Mrs. Tom Britt, Mrs. Bill Floyd. 
 
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 Parents:
  Loderick Tanner Collins (1853 - 1940)
  Iley Byrd Collins (1858 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Ann Wilkerson Collins (1904 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Charles Ingram Collins (1924 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fannie Mae Collins Johnson (1881 - 1956)*
  William Archibal Collins (1883 - 1954)*
  John Henry Collins (1890 - 1966)
  James Clarence Collins (1894 - 1964)*
  Hardie Tanner Collins (1904 - 1959)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Meadowbrook Cemetery
Lumberton
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Phil Collins
Record added: Dec 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63282814
John Henry Collins
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