Funeral Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014, at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Roy Collins, age 79, of Clevleland. The Rev. Lamar Purcell and the rev. Lamar Askew will officiate. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Mr. Collins passed away Friday, July 25, 2014.
The Guest Book is expired.
Mr. Colllins was born in Forsyth County and had spent most of his life in Hall County. He was the son of the late Dock Collins and Mattie Gaddis Collins. He retired from City Plumbing and Electric and was of the Methodist faith. He was preceded in death by his first Wife Velma Collins.
Survivors include wife, Nancy W. Collins, Cleveland; son, Chris Collins, Commerce; daughter, Kim Bergante, Cleveland; daughter and son-in-law, Kelly and James DeLong, Gainesville; brother and sister-in-law, Harold and Hazel Collins, Gainesville; sister and brother-in-law, Inez and Fred Barnes, Gainesville; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Herbert and Marie Woodall, Gainesville, Doug and Cindy Woodall, Mt. Airy, Christine and Johnny Sheridan, Gainesville; grandchildren, Tyler House, Kristin House, Casey DeLong, Carly DeLong, Nathan Collins; great-grandchildren, Tucker Parris, Levi House and Taylor Parris.
Online condolences may be made online at wardsfh.com. Ward's Funeral Home 758 Main Street S.W., Gainesville, in charge of arrangements.
Ward's Funeral Home
758 Main Street SW
Gainesville, GA 30501
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on July 27, 2014