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Clyde Charles Collins
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1882
Starke County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1956
Knox
Starke County
Indiana, USA

Obituary from the Starke County Democrat - March 28, 1956

Clyde C. Collins, 73, Knox, died in Starke Memorial Hospital about 12 hours after suffering a heart attack Monday while fishing in Bass Lake with Bill Murphy and Ollie Bickel. He had worked many years for Remmington Arms and Peters Ammunition companies as a crack shot exhibitionist. He was born July 8, 1882 in Starke County and retired as Knox meterman on Jan. 1 of this year. His wife, Docia, preceded him in death in 1953. He is survived by one son, Charles, of Morocco; two daughters, Marie Huffman, Knox, and Bonnie at home; and one stepson, John Wheeler of Elkhart. There are also three sisters, Mrs. Perry Rogers, Mrs. Frank Hall and Mrs. Pearl Loudermilk; as well as one brother, Lester, and five grandchildren. Services were to be held at the Harry Price Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Thursday/ Norman Berning, pastor of Our Redeemer church, officiated and burial was in Crown Hill Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lemon S. Collins (1856 - 1935)
  Matilda Collins (1861 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Theodosia Oliver Collins (1895 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Charles E. Collins (1906 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Knox
Starke County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: mrwhitacre
Record added: Jan 29, 2011
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Clyde Charles Collins
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