SHELBY- Winnie Mullinax Collins, 80, of Shelby, and formerly of Blacksburg, S.C., went home to be with the Lord Aug. 3, 2013, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
Born in Gaffney, S.C., she was married to the late James Franklin Collins and a daughter of the late Ralph and Viola Sellars Mullinax. She was a member of Mt. Paran Baptist Church, Blacksburg, S.C. She was an avid football and NASCAR fan.
She is survived by her daughter, Diane Cook and husband, Roger, of Blacksburg, S.C.; one grandson, Justin Cook of Washington, D.C.; and one sister, Shirley Childers of Ft. Mill, S.C.
Visitation: The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. At other times, the family will be at the home of her daughter, 1617 North Mountain Street, Blacksburg, S.C.
Celebration of Life Service: 4 p.m. Thursday at Mt. Paran Baptist Church
Officiated By: The Rev. Jay Clever
Burial: will follow in the church cemetery
Funeral Home: White Columns is serving the Collins Family.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC, 29650.
Online Condolences: www.whitecolumnsfuneralservice.com