|Birth: ||Apr. 28, 1905|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 1977|
Grenada Star, Monday, August 8, 1977. p. 12, col. 1.
L.R. "Doc" Collins, 72, of Elliot, died Sunday morning at Grenada County Hospital. He was a retired farmer.
Funeral services were held today at 3 p.m. from the chapel of National Funeral Home. revs. Norris Corley and D.C. Hartley officiated at the services. Interment was at Oakwood Cemetery, Winona.
Mr. Collins leaves his daughter, Miss Annie Ruth Collins of Grenada; his son, Jimmy Ray Collins, also of Grenada, two sisters, Lottie Robinson of Paducah, Ky., and Susie Richards of Marion, Ind.; two brothers, Nick Collins of Winona and lay Collins of Upland, Calif.; two grandchildren.
National Funeral Home of Grenada was in charge of arrangements.
Lattie Rodgers "Doc" Collins was born on 04/28/1905 in Winona, Montgomery Co., MS and died on 08/07/1977 in Montgomery Co., MS. He was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Winona, Montgomery Co., MS. He was 72y, 3m, 10d old at his death.
Doc married Corrine Odom. Corrine was born on 08/06/1917 and died on 08/03/1973 in Montgomery Co., MS. She was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Winona, Montgomery Co., MS. Corrine was 55 years 11 months 28 days old at her death.
Children of Lattie and Corrine are as follows:
1. JIMMY RAY COLLINS
2. ANNIE RUTH COLLINS
Doc was manager of a plantation called Glenwild, near Camp McCain, MS, with an address of 3557 MS 51 S, Grenada, MS. As of 2013, Glenwild is also known as Clear Creek Ranch. Glenwild was Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 12, 1999 (Reference number 99000499).
NOTE: For more of the history, of the Major Robert "Bob" and Erma Lou Collins' family, go to Collins-Hambrick History.
Major Robert Collins (1872 - 1945)
Erma Lou Rodgers Collins (1878 - 1953)
Corrine O. Collins (1917 - 1973)*
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)*
Note: 72 years, 3 months, and 9 days old
Maintained by: Ron (Ronnie Lee) Collins
Originally Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Sep 03, 2007
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