Mary Lou Collins

Friday, December 19, 2014

Mary Lou Collins, 80, of Dyersburg, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a homemaker and a member of Phillips Street Church of Christ. Mrs. Collins was a member of McDowell Music Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cromwell and Nell Christine Howard Compton.

Survivors include her husband, Elam Collins of Dyersburg; two sons, Paul Collins and wife, Valerie, of Zionsville, Ind. and John Collins and wife, Stephanie, of Madisonville, Ky.; a sister, Jane Mallison of New York, N.Y.; and two grandchildren, Anna Collins and A.J. Collins.

The family will receive visitors from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Dyersburg Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at Lone Oak Cemetery in Lewisburg with Bro. Bill Tankersley officiating.

Nephews and great nephews will serve as pallbearers.

Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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