|Birth: ||Jun. 13, 1910|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 1999|
Winona Times, February 18, 1999. p.3, col. 1
Nick P. Collins
Mr. Nick P. Collins, 88, of Winona, died February 7, 1999 at Winona Manor Nursing Home of heart failure.
A retired employee of Screw Conveyor Corporation in Winona, he was a member of North Winona Baptist Church. He is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Major Robert Collins.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at Oliver Chapel with Rev. W.M. Hull officiating and Rev. John L. Walker assisting. Burial was in the Oakwood Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Rosa B. Collins of Winona; four daughters, Deanna Kirk of Winona, Linda Pearson of Eupora, Rode Mary Boyette of Grenada, and Amye Alldread of Vaiden; two sons, David Collins of Winona and Bruce Collins of West Monroe, La; one sister, Susie Richards of Huntington, Ind.; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Nicholas Collins, Ken Kirk, Ronnie Clardy, Jeff Boyette, Chip Clark and Tyler Alldread.
Honorary pallbearers were Buddy Bacon, Elmo Johnson, Jack Diette, Scott Rodgers, Wayne Howard, Aubrey Boone, Dennis Donahoo, D.W. Clark, Lawrence Braswell, John Basinger, Carlron Parson and Clyde Gibson.
Oliver Funeral Home of Winona was in charge of arrangements.
Nick Pegues Collins was born on 06/13/1910 in Winona, Montgomery Co., MS and died on 02/07/1999 in Montgomery Co., MS. He was 88y, 7m, 25d old at his death.
He married Rosa Crane Brookshire on 03/05/1936. They had 6 children, which are, as follows:
Deanna Brookshire (02/26/1939 - ),
Linda Carol (09/18/1945 - 10/03/2011),
David Wendell (05/09/1947 - ),
Rosemary (02/22/1949 - ),
Robert Bruce (02/24/1953 - ), and
Amye Jeanine Collins (03/14/1957 - ).
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)
Rosa Crane Brookshire Collins (1921 - ____)
Linda Carol Collins Clark Pearson (1945 - 2011)*
Note: Age: 88 y, 7 m, 25 d.
Created by: Ron (Ronnie Lee) Collins
Record added: Jun 15, 2001
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