Funeral services for Joyce Ann Collins, 79, of Jenkins, were held May 4 at Burdine Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was in Powell Valley Memorial Gardens in Big Stone Gap, Va.
A daughter of the late Albert and Lora Pritchard, she died May 2 at Ridgecrest Manor in Duffield, Va. She was a sister of the late Bertha Carter, Frances DePriest and Bobby Dingus.
She was a retired schoolteacher, and had taught 32 years in the Jenkins Independent School District. She was a member of the Burdine Freewill Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband of 64 years, Wayne Collins; two daughters, Sharon Bevins and Cathy Johnson and husband Mark, all of Jenkins; four grandchildren, Chris Puckett, Lora Carella, Logan Johnson and Emily Johnson; four greatgrandchildren, Christopher Puckett, Brook Puckett, Josh Puckett and Brianna Carella; a sister, Mae Wright, Jenkins; and a brother, Jack Dingus, Tipp City, Ohio.
Carty Funeral Homes had charge of arrangements.