Whitesburg KY

Ralph Collier buried at Ermine

Funeral services for Ralph Collier, 67, of Premium, were held January 22 at Seco Pentecostal Church. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

A son of the late Hobert and Clara Collier, he died January 19 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Hobert, Jr., Jimmy, Leslie, Hubert, Doyle, and Curt, and a sister, Rosie Pryor.

He was a retired truck driver and construction worker, and a deacon and Sunday school superintendent of Seco Pentecostal Church.

Surviving are his wife, Rose Collier; two sons, Ralph Collier, Jr. of Pocahontas, Ark., and Roger Howard and wife Becky of Whitesburg; four daughters, Rhonda Jurs of Pocahontas, Ark., Vickie Schutze of McHenry, Ill., Robin Sandlin and husband Junior of Premium, and Valerie Osborne of Whitesburg; a brother, A.J. Collier and wife Pat of Carpentersville, Ill.; three sisters, Mary Warden of Hindman, Iona Noble and husband Clay of Premium, and Vernetta Roark of Whitesburg; 14 grandchildren and six greatgrandchildren.

Everidge Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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