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Joe Marlow Collins
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1897
Death: Jun. 17, 1966
Montgomery County
Mississippi, USA

Winona Times, June 23, 1966. p. 6, col. 5.

Joe M. Collins dies suddenly

Joe Marlow Collins of Winona passed away Friday, June 17, at the Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital. Funeral services were held Sunday at 2:15 p.m. in Lee Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Cornell Daughtry officiating. Interment was in Oakwood Cemetery.

Mr. Collins was born Dec. 31, 1897. He was a member of the Southside Baptist Tabernacle.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Nettie Chandler Collins of Winona, two sons; S/Sgt. Joe Nevel Collins of Orlando A.F. Base, Florida, and James Lamar Collins of Winona; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Burney of Crystal Springs; also three brothers, Lattie (Doc) Collins, Grenada, Lay Collins and Nick Collins, Winona; two sisters; Mrs. Lottie Hays and Mrs. Susie Richards, Paducah, Ky., and 11 grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Scott Rodgers, Stacy Chandler, Walter Shaw, Pete Kirk, Albert Sellers, and James Latham.


Winona Times, June 23, 1966. p. 6, col. 1.

The family of Joe Marlow Collins wishes to express our sincere appreciation to our many friends and neighbors for their acts of kindness during the recent passing of our beloved husband and father. The food, flowers, visits, telephone calls and prayers will always be gratefully remembered and deeply appreciated. And especially we want to thank Dr. Howard and the nurses. May God bless each of you.

Mrs. Joe Marlow Collins
S/Sgt. and Mrs. Joe Nevel Collins
Mr. and Mrs. John A. Burney
Mr. and Mrs. James L. Collins


Joe was 68y, 5m, 17 days old at his death.


1. Joe Marlow Collins was born on 12/31/1897 in Montgomery Co., MS and died on 06/17/1966 in Montgomery Co., MS. He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Winona, Montgomery Co., MS.

Joe Marlow was married to:

1. Bessie Blaylock. Bessie was born and died in MS. After the divorce of Joe and Bessie, Joe married Nettie Chandler.

2. Nettie Chandler. Nettie was born on 08/11/1905 and died on 03/23/1985.

After Joe Marlow's divorce, his first wife, Bessie, married Leonard T. Caddess.

Joe, his first wife, Bessie Blaylock Collins Caddess, and his second wife, Nettie, are buried at the Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery Co., MS.

Joe and Bessie had 3 children, as follows:

1. JOE NEVEL COLLINS, b. November 12, 1919, Winona, Montgomery County, Mississippi; d. March 21, 1987, Lake Cormorant, Mississippi.

2. JAMES LAMAR COLLINS, b. May 10, 1923, d. May 10, 2012 in Jackson, MS.


Joe Marlow and second wife, Nettie Chandler, had no children. Joe Marlow worked for the Montgomery County, MS Roads Department. He was 68y, 5m, 17 days old at his death.

NOTE: For more of the history of the Major Robert "Bob" and Erma Lou Collins' family, go to Collins-Hambrick History.
Family links: 
  Major Robert Collins (1872 - 1945)
  Erma Lou Rodgers Collins (1878 - 1953)
  Bessie Blaylock Collins Caddess (1899 - 1959)
  Nettie Chandler [Shaw] Collins (1905 - 1985)
  Joe Nevel Collins (1919 - 1987)*
  James Lamar Collins (1923 - 2012)*
  Mary Elizabeth Collins Burney (1926 - 2014)*
  Joe Marlow Collins (1897 - 1966)
  Ladell Small Collins (1900 - 1949)*
  Lottie Mae Collins [Dalton] [Hays] Robinson (1902 - 1997)*
  Lattie Rodgers Collins (1905 - 1977)*
  Lay Turner Collins (1907 - 1985)*
  Nick Pegues Collins (1910 - 1999)*
  Alf Trotter Collins (1913 - 1964)*
  Susie Ellen Collins Richards (1915 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Age: 68 y, 5 m, 17 d.
Oakwood Cemetery
Montgomery County
Mississippi, USA
Maintained by: Ron (Ronnie Lee) Collins
Originally Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Sep 03, 2007
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