Charles Eugene (Super Joe) Collins
Charles Eugene (Super Joe) Collins, 75, of Benton, passed away Sunday, Dec. 8. He was born Dec. 4, 1944, in Bauxite. Joe was a U. S. Navy veteran and retired from Reynolds Metal. He was a member of New Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, the VFW and a Mason.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Alford and
Erma Collins; two sisters, Marge Brewer and Mary
Elizabeth Collins; and two brothers, Alford Jr. and George Collins.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sharon Collins; two sons, Doug Collins (Jeanna), of Benton, and Kevin Collins (Francie), of Massena, New York; three daughters, Tamara Dufresne (John), of Bedford, Indiana, Cammie Baker, of Benton, and Debbie Mckinney (Virgil), of Katy, Texas; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jayce Lanning, Devin Collins, Ryan Hilton, Billy Price, Steve Chambers, Trevor Williams and Jay Messick.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Arkansas Fox and Wolf Hunter Association and the members of New Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at Ashby Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Ashby Funeral Home, with burial following at the Arkansas Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock. Bro. Zack Stringer will be officiating.
Online guest book at www.ashyfuneralhome.com.