Edgar L Collins

Birth
West Blocton, Bibb County, Alabama, USA
Death 22 Jun 2009 (aged 76)
Burial Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA
Plot MUIR_403_46X_2
Memorial ID 121873427 · View Source
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Green River Star, Jul 1 2009
Edgar L. Collins

Edgar L. Collins, 77, of Rock Springs passed away June 22, 2009 .

He was a longtime resident of Rock Springs.

Collins was born Nov. 15, 1932, in West Blocton, Ala., the son of the late Harvey and Ruth Collins. He attended school in Alabama. Collins was a United States Army veteran of the Korean War.

He worked at Stauffer Chemical as an crusher operator for 33 years and retired in 1998. His interests included spending time with his family. He also enjoyed gambling, buying lottery tickets and horse racing.

Survivors include one sister Janis Collins of Rock Springs,; two nieces Fredann Soto and husband Mario and Windi Reed, all of Rock Springs; great nieces Erikka Soto and Q'alanya Reed; great-nephews Alex Soto and Daniel Reed; uncle and aunt Bill and Mary Collins of Rock Springs; two cousins and their families, all of Rock Springs.

He was preceded in death by his parents and companion Effie ‘Bebe' Upton.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday at Vase Funeral Chapel, 154 Elk Street in Rock Springs. Military graveside services and interment will be conducted at the Mountain View Section of Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Vase Chapel one hour prior to services. The family of Edgar Collins is receiving family and friends at the home of Fredann and Mario Soto, 217 Cherokee in Rock Springs.


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  • Created by: Angela Cable
  • Added: 18 Dec 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 121873427
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edgar L Collins (15 Nov 1932–22 Jun 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 121873427, citing Rock Springs Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Angela Cable (contributor 47277708) .