BURLINGTON - Mr. Dennis James "DJ" McCollum, of 106 Carriage Loop Road, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2013 at his residence.
A native of Alamance County, he was the son of James and Sandra Vaughn McCollum.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James "Son" and Margie "Fat" Vaughn; and paternal grandparents, Charlie H. and Helen Nixon McCollum.
In addition to his parents of Green Level, survivors include wife, Kim L. McCollum; daughter, Portia McCollum of Burlington; brother, Marcus L. McCollum of Burlington; sister, Andrea M. Edmonds (Barnabas) of Graham; special niece, Zamiyah Price; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
His funeral service will be conducted Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. at New Covenant United Holy Church with Bishop Harry L. Cohen presiding and the Rev. Harvey L. Bigelow delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow in North Lawn Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the funeral service at the church and at all other times at the home of his parents, 2546 Green Valley Blvd., Green Level.
Public viewing will be held Wednesday, April 3, 2013 from 1 to 8 p.m. at Alamance Funeral Service of Burlington.
Alamance Funeral Service has the honor of serving the family.