Obituary: Junior Collins

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Junior Collins, 83, of Pulaski passed away Thursday, April 21, 2011.

He was retired from Inter City Products in Lewisburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Thomas Sr. and Johnnie Whitworth Collins, and brothers Bobby Joe, Charles, and Owen Collins.

He is survived by his wife, Geraldine Gowan Collins of Pulaski; sons, Randy Collins and friend Elizabeth Parks of Pulaski and Dexter Collins and wife Leanne of Minor Hill; daughters, Susan Spencer of Pulaski, Amy Harris and husband Wendell of Pulaski, and Tracy Holley and husband Darren of Pulaski; brother, Frank "Buddy" Collins of Pulaski; sisters, Ann Thomas of Nashville and Becky Allen of Ohio; mother-in-law, Mary Alice Gowan of Pulaski; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 23, in the Chapel of Carr & Erwin Funeral Home, Pulaski, followed by burial in Giles Memory Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made to any Giles County school athletic program.