John Augustus Collins, age 47, joined his parents Helena and Edward Collins on August 21, 2013. John was born March 21, 1966 to Helena and Edward Collins in Springfield, Mass and died on August 21, 2013 in Ormond Beach, FL. John Left Wife, Tamis Collins; sisters Dawn Collins (Christopher), and Lorraine Hendrickson (Michael, Ronnie, and John); Daughter, Jennifer Hale (Seth and Saryna); Son Robert Griffin (Nathaniel, Christian and Jordan); And Daughter, Teai Collins (Kayden); along with many more family and friends. John liked to build and ride Harley Davidson motorcycles, play softball, go camping, hang out with his grand kids, and have fun in the sun. John served in the Navy. John was a very passionate and unique man and anyone who knew John respected and loved him.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Aug. 28, 2013