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Donald Lee Collins
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Birth: May 16, 1943
Highsplint
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1992
Marion
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA

Don was born in Kentucky. His family moved to Knoxville, Tennessee where his father was a minister. In 1961, the family moved to NC where Don finished high school. He graduated from Mars Hill College with a BS degree in Chemistry. He taught high school Chemistry for a number of years. Later he formed his own real estate company. He was a member of the NC Board of Realtors, the McDowell County Board of Realtors and the McDowell Chamber of Commerce. Don was a member of Clinchfield Baptist Church. He married the former Anita Justice and they had two children, Don and Brigette and two grandchildren, Elora Collins and Ryan Shimberg. Preceding him in death were is parents Rev. Roy O Collins Sr and Maude Frye Collins. Also, one grandson Matthew Tyler Shimberg. 
 
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 Parents:
  Roy Otis Collins (1911 - 1983)
  Maude Ellen Frye Collins (1909 - 1989)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Joseph Collins (1936 - 1991)*
  Roy Otis Collins (1941 - 1986)*
  Donald Lee Collins (1943 - 1992)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Marion
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Anita Justice-Wages
Record added: Mar 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35353832
Donald Lee Collins
Added by: Anita Justice-Wages
 
Donald Lee Collins
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Donald Lee Collins
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Rest in Peace. I hope you are fishing.
- Anita Justice-Wages
 Added: Jan. 27, 2015

- Anita
 Added: Apr. 28, 2012
Bless you Donald.
- Corky
 Added: May. 26, 2010
 
 
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