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Lillie Maude Collins Bonsall
Birth: Jan. 29, 1924
Roanoke Rapids
Halifax County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 2001
Royersford
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA

subject of video and book "G I JOE and LILLIE" by her son Joe Bonsall Jr. who sings with the Oak Ridge Boys. copy and paste into your web browser to listen to video.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lQk27hPzZs

Lillie Maude Collins Bonsall, 77, died October 23, 2001 in Royersford Veteran's Home almost 9 months to the day that her sweetheart Joe died. She was born to Gertrude Otley Spence and Kenny Monroe Collins January 24, 1924. She married Joseph Sloan Bonsall on April 2, 1946 in a military wedding. Lillie Maude and Joe were married for 55 years and lived most of those years at 3517 Jasper Street in Philadelphia, PA. She and Joe had two children, Joseph Sloan Bonsall Jr. and Nancy Bonsall.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one sister Blanche Washington; and five brothers, Frank Monroe, Paul Clifton, James Thomas, John Pershing, and William Sterling Collins. She is survived by her son Joseph Sloan Bonsall Jr.; a daughter Nancy Bonsall; and three grandchildren; and two brothers Sidney Cairey Collins of Greensboro, NC and Lewis Monroe Collins and wife Immogene of Roanoke Rapids, NC . (bio by Bobbi Cecil) 
 
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 Parents:
  Kenny Monroe Collins (1864 - 1956)
  Gertrude Otley Spence Collins (1889 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Sloan Bonsall (1925 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Thomas Collins (1914 - 1994)*
  William Sterling Collins (1915 - 1996)*
  Sidney Cairey Collins (1917 - 2002)*
  Lillie Maude Collins Bonsall (1924 - 2001)
  Lewis Monroe Collins (1926 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Interment date 11-5-2001. Wife of Joseph S Bonsall, PVT US Army. Information extracted from the National Cemetery Administration's National Gravesite Locator. http://www.cem.va.gov/
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 59 Site 477-1
 
Maintained by: Bobbi Cecil
Originally Created by: Shiver
Record added: May 18, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8792181
Lillie Maude <i>Collins</i> Bonsall
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Lillie Maude <i>Collins</i> Bonsall
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Lillie Maude <i>Collins</i> Bonsall
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