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 Andrew Wilson Collins

Andrew Wilson Collins

Georgia, USA
Death 29 Mar 1961 (aged 76)
Candler County, Georgia, USA
Burial Candler County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 49446259 · View Source
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Buried as A. W. Collins, in the Coursey-Collins plot. He was a son of Andrew Jackson COLLINS & Louisa Josephine MORGAN. Wilson had two wives in his lifetime.

The first, was Maggie G. HIGHSMITH, who is buried as Maggie G. Highsmith Collins, wife of A. W. Collins, in the Evergreen Baptist Church Cemetery, Metter, Candler Co., GA; Section A1.

Wilson and Maggie were married in 1903 and had the following children:

Sybil Collins, b. 25 Aug 1904 Candler Co., GA; d 08 Mar 1981; wife of James Julia Coursey (12 May 1893-28 Aug 1976) both buried in the Thain Cemetery, Metter, Candler Co., GA; Coursey-Collins plot.

Gladys Collins, b. 15 Oct 1906

Grace Collins, b. 20 Feb 1909

Claude Russell Collins. Claude (everyone called him Russell) was born March 30, 1911 and died May 24, 1988. He is buried in the Fairview Cemetery in Culpepper, VA with his wife, Ethel Lee Sisk. Find a grave has a record for him…154483522

Grover W. Collins, b. 25 Sep 1914 and will be buried in the Lake Cemetery, Metter, Candler Co., GA; Section E06, beside his wife Gertrude Sapp (#52649697).

Side note: Wilson Andrew Collins also married Maggie M. Stroud, d/o James Lack Strowd & Lytha Angeline. Maggie is also buried in the Thain Cemetery as wife of W. A. Collins

The information below comes from Robert Thompson: Thanks.

Georgia Death Certificate
Name: Andrew W Collins
Death Date: 29 Mar 1961
County of Death: Candler
Gender: M (Male)
Race: White
Age: 76 Years
County of Residence: Candler
Certificate: 06222




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  • Added: 8 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49446259
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Wilson Collins (2 Sep 1884–29 Mar 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49446259, citing Thain Cemetery, Candler County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Wyndy South (contributor 47132368) .