Hampton Wade Collins

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Hampton Wade Collins

  • Birth 10 Dec 1883 Gapway, Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 26 May 1951 Mullins, Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Gapway, Marion County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 79248669

Son of Hugh and Martha Williamson Collins, husband of Mabeth Williamson.


MULLINS - Hampton Wade Collins Sr., 67, merchant and farmer, a native and lifelong resident of the Gapway Community of Marion County, died this morning in a Mullins hospital after a critical illness of a few days.

Mr. Collins, in addition to a mercantile business, held extensive farming interests in the community. He was a son of the late Hugh and Martha Williamson Collins.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4 o'clock Sunday afternoon from the Gapway Baptist Church by the Rev. W. R. Starnes of Conway. Interment will follow in the Gapway Cemetery. The body will be at the church after 2 o'clock.

He is survived by his widow, the former Mabeth Williamson; four daughters, Miss Fannie Collins of the home, Mrs. Hampton Squire of Aynor, Mrs. George Sons of Conway and Mrs. James Caskey of Alexandria, Va.; six sons, Richard I. Collins and Don Collins of the home, H. Wade Collins Jr. of Augusta, Earl Collins and Dan Collins, both of Mullins; two brothers, John R. Collins Sr. and Neil C. Collins, both of Mullins; and 10 grandchildren.

Published in The State, May 27, 1951



Inscription

"Servant of God, well done; Well thou fought the better fight."


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  • Created by: robin pellicci moore
  • Added: 24 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79248669
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hampton Wade Collins (10 Dec 1883–26 May 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79248669, citing Gapway Baptist Church Cemetery, Gapway, Marion County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by robin pellicci moore (contributor 46903322) .