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Ernestine "Dean" Cooke Collins
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1920
Marion
Marion County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 2006
Newberry
Newberry County
South Carolina, USA

NEWBERRY - Ernestine "Dean" Cooke Collins, 85, formerly of North Charleston, widow of Lacy W. Collins, died Friday, Sept. 1, 2006, at the J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

She was born on Sept. 28, 1920, in Marion, S.C. a daughter of the late Ernest Covington and Ethel Goodwin Cooke. She was a homemaker, a member of the First Baptist Church in Newberry and a longtime member of Northside Baptist Church in North Charleston where she served as an AWANA leader and teacher.

Mrs. Collins is survived by her son and daughter-inlaw, L. Harris and Sandra Collins of Newberry; two sisters, Carolyn (Mrs. Harmon) Atkinson and Ruth (Mrs. Herman) Inman both of Marion; a brother, L. Earl Cooke of Conway, S.C.; seven grandchildren, Andrea C. (Jay) Hawkins, Jaime C. (Mike) Teraoka, Bryan H. Collins, Larry (Lydia) Dever, Barry (Lisa) Dever, Allen Dever and Timothy Dever; and nine greatgrandchildren. She was predeceased by her daughter, Bonnie Jean Dever.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2006, at the Whitaker Funeral Home by the Rev. Dr. Kenneth Harmon. Interment services will be conducted by the Rev. Dr. John Stevens at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006, in Carolina Memorial Gardens, 7113 Rivers Ave., North Charleston.

Published in The Newberry Observer, Sep 6, 2006 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Covington Cooke (1886 - 1961)
  Ethel Goodwin Cooke (1894 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Lacy Woodrow Collins (1916 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Lacy Harris Collins (1942 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Beulah Cooke Patterson (1919 - 1995)*
   Ernestine Cooke Collins (1920 - 2006)
  Lacy Earl Cooke (1932 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Together Forever

 
Burial:
Carolina Memorial Park
North Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Juanda Owens B.
Record added: Jun 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53284476
Ernestine Dean <i>Cooke</i> Collins
Added by: Juanda Owens B.
 
Ernestine Dean <i>Cooke</i> Collins
Added by: Juanda Owens B.
 
 
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