Former Letcher County resident James Randall “Berl” Collins, 53, died May 4 at his residence in Nicholasville.
He was the son of Jack Randall Collins of Ermine and Anna Mae Perez of Texas.
Surviving in addition to his parents are his fiancée, Teresa King; two daughters, Crystal Gail Spears of Blackey and Jasmine Collins of Harlan; five sisters, Melissa Vanderpool of Martin, Peggy Sue Collins of Jeremiah, Tonia Collins of Whitesburg, Kristi Creech of Letcher, and Monica Adams of Ermine; and three grandchildren, Nico Rayne Spears, Blake Randall Collins, and Charleigh Beth Collins.
Funeral services were held May 7 at the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in the Collins Cemetery at Thornton.
Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.