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John Collins Jr. dies in Texas

JOHN COLLINS JR.

JOHN COLLINS JR.

John Collins Jr., 66, died June 17 at his home in Tatum, Texas.

A son of the late John Wesley and Parthene Collins of Little Colley, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Burnis Collins.

He was graduated from Clyde High School in Clyde, Ohio, in 1972, and served in the U.S. Army from 1972 to 1976.

Mr. Collins was self-employed and owned Ace Tire in Tatum.

Surviving are a daughter, Melody Collins; a son John Jeffrey Collins; four grandchildren and a greatgrandson; two sisters, Betty Adams of Tatum, Texas, and Nancy Tyree and husband Henry of Green Springs, Ohio; a brother, Eli Merrill Collins of Beluel, Mich.; and a friend, Barbara.

Memorial services were led June 21 by his nephew, Randy Tyree, at Lighthouse Church in Longview, Texas.

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