Nellie Collins

Nellie Collins

87, of Indianapolis, passed away on December 15, 2012. She was born on May 31, 1925 in Hazard, KY, to the late James and Ethel Duff. She worked as an assembler for Indus Wheel for 28 years before retiring. She was a member of Southside Pentecostal Church. She was married to the late Harvey Collins from Hazard, KY.

Survivors include brothers, French Duff from Campton, KY and James Duff from Naples, FL. She was preceded in death by Marie Collins of Hazard, KY, Millie Clark of Corydon, Geneva Duff of Hazard, KY. Children include Ruth (Willie) Basham, Dewey (Frances), Jack (Sheilla), John (Leatha), Mike, Alvin (Sharon), Ray (Shannon), and Anna (Susie) Collins. She had 26 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren, and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is on Tuesday, December 18 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center . Funeral service will be on Wednesday, December 19 at 10:00 a.m. She will be laid to rest in Providence Cemetery in Austin, IN.

Funeral Home

Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center
7602 Madison Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 885-7585

Published in the The Indianapolis Star from Dec. 18 to Dec. 20, 2012