Shirley Lynn Collins
1936 - 2021
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Shirley Lynn Collins

Taylor - Shirley Lynn Collins, 85, of Taylor, Tx, passed away on April 18th, 2021, in Corpus Christi, Tx. Lynn was surrounded by her loved ones.

Lynn was born in Taylor, Tx, to Sonny & Gladys Watson on January 7th, 1936. She went to school at Alice High School in Alice, Tx. She married David M. Collins Sr. on January 20th, 1956, in Kingsville, Tx. She worked and was co-owner of Collins Supply Inc. for over 24 years.

Lynn was an avid fan of the Houston Astros, San Antonio Spurs, and THE Dallas Cowboys. She enjoyed eating Dairy Queen soft serve ice cream cones with her grandchildren. She will be remembered for always winning, "Best Decorated House for Christmas", in her neighborhood. She will also be remembered for her love for the family card game-Skip Bo.

Lynn is preceded in death by her parents, Sonny & Gladys, alongside her brother, Joe Douglas. She is also preceded in death by her former husband, David M. Collins Sr., and her first daughter, Sunnye Lynn Hubble.

Lynn is survived by her cousin, Barbara Livin Peters; son, David M. Collins Jr. (Meredith) and her daughter, Robin Gale (Romo). She is also survived by her grandchildren, Shelby Lynn, Meaghan Nicole, Bryan David, Summer Calais, & Brandy Michelle; great grandchildren--Jordan, Judith, Jonathan, James, Reese, Jordan Jr., Jacob, & Mae.

Lynn is also survived by her two loving dogs, Bear & Brewster.

Lynn is gone but never forgotten.

Funeral and Burial Services are private. A celebration of life for Lynn will be held at a later date.

Services are entrusted to All Faith Cremation & Funeral Services of Ingleside, TX




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Published in Corpus-Christi Caller-Times from Apr. 22 to Apr. 23, 2021.
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April 28, 2021
Mom, this is the hardest thing to do. Please know that I miss you greatly. We have fought many battles together. We won some and lost some. But this last battle was one we did not stand a chance at winning. You have taught me alot and I will always remember your words. I will try my hardest to fulfill your last hope. I love you mom. Always remembered and never forgotten!

Robin
Robin Romo
Daughter
April 23, 2021
Remembered as a strong, smart business woman and family employer who cared about the employees as much as she cared about her own family! Behind the glass her Stern looks (if you were messing up :) would never last long, eventually always turning into smiles. With love and gratitude always Garnette Lopez and Family.
Garnette Lopez
Family
April 23, 2021
Granny, I love you so much. You will be so missed but never forgotten. Fly high with the angels.
Shelby Vasquez
Grandchild
April 23, 2021
Granny Lynn was my awesome mother-in-law for 16 years and was always a loving and forgiving lady who loved all of her family unconditionally and without judgment. She will be sorely missed, but the beautiful memories she leaves behind for all who knew and loved her will never be forgotten. Go rest high on that mountain Granny — rest high on that mountain in the heavenly presence of the Lord. Love you forever and always, Jeff
Jeffrey Churchill
Family
April 23, 2021
I love you granny. Always and Forever..
-your grandson, Bryan
Bryan Collins
Grandchild
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