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George Washington Collins
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1868
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1944
Endicott
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA

G.W. Collins, 79,
Dies at Endicott

George Washington Collins, 79 years old, succumbed Friday at his home at Endicott, a victim of paralysis following an illness of several months.

A son of the late Jack and Nancy Jane Woods Collins, he was a native of this county where he had many friends and relatives. He had been a member of the Methodist Church for the last 14 years. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Amanda Catherine Music Collins, six daughters and four sons: Mrs. Oma Sexton, Mrs. Christie Spears and Mrs. Bessie Woods, all of Endicott; Harrison Collins, of West Virginia; Mrs. Nell Saunders and Grover Collins, Broadbottom, Ky.; Mrs. Dora Collins, Tramble, Va.; Edward Collins, Aflex, Ky.; Mrs. Emmaline Jarvis, Naugatuck, W.Va., and Elbert Collins, West Dante, Virginia. He also leaves 57 grandchildren and 52 great-grandchildren.

Funeral rites were conducted Saturday from the residence, the Revs Isaac Stratton and Henry Crider officiating. Burial was made in a new cemetery on the Jeff Jarvis farm under direction of the Arnold Funeral Home.



The Floyd County Times,
Prestonsburg, Floyd, KY
Thu, 5 Oct 1944
page 5, columns 5 and 6 
 
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 Parents:
  John Jackson Collins (1846 - ____)
  Nancy Ann Woods Collins (1841 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Amanda Catherine Musick Collins (1866 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Oma Wise Collins Sexton (1885 - 1966)*
  Harrison Benjamin Collins (1887 - 1965)*
  Cansas Dixie Collins Spears (1891 - 1934)*
  Bessie Collins Woods (1892 - 1971)*
  Christy Anna Collins Spears (1893 - 1976)*
  Nellie Collins Sanders (1900 - 1970)*
  Margaret Emma Collins Jarvis (1902 - ____)*
  Elbert Collins (1905 - 1975)*
  Edward Collins (1907 - 1977)*
  Grover Collins (1911 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Jarrell (1859 - ____)**
  Morgan Jarrell (1862 - ____)**
  George Washington Collins (1868 - 1944)
  Charity Collins Riddle (1876 - 1915)*
  Lila Collins (1876 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Jervis Cemetery
Prestonsburg
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Justin and Kaylen
Record added: Oct 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98962387
George Washington Collins
Added by: Justin and Kaylen
 
George Washington Collins
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 Added: Apr. 3, 2014
 
 
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