Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Eddie Ray Collins

Funeral services for Eddie Ray Collins, 79, were held January 19 at Little Colley Pentecostal Church. Burial was in the Watts Cemetery at Hallie.

A son of the late McKinley and Alta Mae Frazier Collins, he died January 16 at his residence at Isom.

Surviving are his wife, Mary Collins; 1 son, Robert Wayne Collins and wife Rowena of Lexington; a stepson, Donald Ray Collins of Flemingsburg; two daughters, Barbara Ann Pratt and husband Steve of Hallie, and Michelle Niece and husband David of Owensboro; a stepdaughter, Katie Meade of Kingscreek; a sister, Yvonne Collins of Rockhouse; five grandchildren, Steven Pratt Jr., Devin Collins, Alex Collins, Austin Bolling, and Dalton Wilson; two great-grandchildren, Maggie and Audrey; his mother-in-law, Josephene Spangler; a sister-in-law, Ella J Cook; and a special niece, Carol Breeding.

Mr. Collins was preceded in death by a son, David Ray Collins; a stepson, Daniel Lee Collins; six brothers, Lee Collins, Dock Collins, Samp Collins, Jim Collins, Herb Collins, and Bobby Collins; and two sisters, Ellene Adams, and Sis Baker Collins.

Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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