Geraldine White Collins

Friday, January 17, 2014

Geraldine "Jerre" White Collins, 87, of Pulaski, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at Meadowbrook Nursing Home. She was born May 20,1926.

Mrs. Collins worked for the National Store for many years. The past few years, she was caregiver for her husband. Jerre was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church in Pulaski, and attended the Louise Henry Fellowship Class.

She was preceded in death by her father, Bryan Jones White; special aunt, Veda White; sisters, Ruby Rigsby and Mary Will Bivins; and grandson, Daniel Eli Collins.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Frank D. Collins; sons, Danny Collins and wife Beverly and Don Collins and wife Gina; one daughter, Cathy Collins; three granddaughters, Stephanie Collins, Kim Miller (John), and Dedi Kersey (Brian); and three great-grandsons, Grayson and Gibson Miller and Derek Kersey.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17, at Carr & Erwin Funeral Home with Dr. Rick Broadway and Tom Sumners officiating. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Pulaski.

Carr & Erwin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.