AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Entered into rest February 11, 2005 at Forest Lake Health Care Facility, Mrs. Mildred M. Collins, 70, wife of Mr. William H. Collins.
Funeral services were held Monday, February 14, 2005 at 2 p.m. at New Horizon Church of God with Rev. Jerry Hewitt officiating. Interment was at Bellevue Memorial Gardens.
She was born in Millen and was a professional care giver. The family remembers her as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bennie Myers and Eula Mae Myers and a son, Donald Williams.
She is survived by her husband, William H. Collins, Clarks Hill, SC; two sons, Ronnie Williams, Clarks Hill, SC, Joseph Williams, Millen, GA; five daughters, Martha Bargeron, Evans, Bobby Page, Augusta, Judy Williams, Rock Hill, SC, Charlotte Usry, Evans, Teresa Williams, Evans; step-children, Billy Collins, Bob Collins, Marsella Collins, Ronnie Collins and Greg Collins; a brother, Billy Myers, Thomson; five sisters, Athie Lee Davis, Evans, Gean Garvine, DE, Jerry Smith, DE, Joan Tapley, Evans and Annette Holley, Evans; 44 grandchildren; 53 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers were Charlie Powell, Marty Deery, Jerry Myers, Terry Myers, Sean Newsome, Buddy Williams, Eddie Williams and Joe Williams.