Huey P. Collins, 78, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Galliano, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at his home.
Graveside services were held Friday at Cheramie Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Charpentier Collins; sons, Nicky J. Collins and wife, Lou, and Timmy J. Collins and wife, Melinda; daughters, Pam Collins and Rachel Klopp and husband, John; grandchildren, Jeremy Collins and wife, Melissa, Cody Collins and wife, Corine, Jennifer Walker and husband, James, Rob Collins and wife, Sugar, Grace Courtney, Jake Klopp, Josh Klopp, and Kaylie Klopp; great-grandchildren, Cate Collins, Jackson Walker, and Quinn Collins; and sisters, Virgis Cheramie, Melva Collins, and Dorita Camardelle.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Nat Collins Sr. and Augustine Cheramie Collins; brother, Nat Collins Jr.; and sister, Juanita Polkey.
Huey was the retired owner of Golden Meadow Oil Company. He was treasurer of the Rotary Club, president of Cheramie Cemetery, and member of Masonic Lodge No. 427.
Special thanks goes to Mike Collins.
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home in Cut Off is in charge of arrangements.
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home
4682 Louisiana 1 Raceland, LA 70394
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from June 20 to June 21, 2014