Whitesburg KY

Services are held for Mattie Collins

Mattie Collins, 83, of Isom, died January 25 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

A daughter of the late Artie Wilson and Julia Moreland Ballard, she was the widow of Lloyd Collins.

She was preceded in death by three children, Curtis, James and Mary; two grandchildren, Jimmy and Curtis; and two greatgrandchildren, Raven and Angel.

She was a sister of the late Taylor, James, Taulbee, Charles, and Dorothy Basden.

Surviving are four sons, Walter Collins, Lloyd Collins and Danny Wayne Collins, all of Isom, and Artie Collins of Kenderville, Ind.; two daughters, Stella Boggs of Cowan and Patricia Boggs of Sandlick; three brothers, Clarence Ballard of Chicago, and Curtis Ballard and Truman Ballard, both of Mississippi; a sister, Maudie Daines of Chicago; 23 grandchildren; 36 greatgrandchildren; and a greatgreat grandchild.

Funeral services were held January 28 at Midland Drive Holiness Church. Burial was in Collins Cemetery at Isom.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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