Velma Mil­dred “Mil­lie” Collins

Washington County Enterprise-Leader - - NEWS -

Velma Mil­dred “Mil­lie” Collins, 86, of Farm­ing­ton, Ark., died Mon­day, Dec. 3, 2018, at Fayet­teville, Ark.

She was born Mon­day, June 13, 1932, at Bos­ton, Ark., to Orville and Del­pha Shrum John­son. She mar­ried Dot­son Collins on May 12, 1950, at Bos­ton. To­gether, they were par­ents to two chil­dren. She was a mem­ber of the Chris­tian Union Church.

She was pre­ceded in death by her par­ents; her brother, Earl John­son; and her sis­ter, LaVern Law­son.

She is sur­vived by her hus­band, Dot­son Collins of the home; her daugh­ter and son-in-law, Bar­bara and Jerry Mitchell of Har­ri­son, Ark.; her son and daugh­ter-in-law, Ted and An­drea Collins of Farm­ing­ton; grand­sons and grand­daugh­ters-in-law, Beau and Jes­sica Collins of Farm­ing­ton, Skyler and Cyn­thia Collins of Golds­boro, N.C., and Justin and Lau­ren Mitchell of Pa­los Heights, Ill.; grand­daugh­ter, Anne Mitchell of Har­ri­son; one brother and sis­ter-in-law, Wayne and Gussie John­son of Paris, Ark.; two sis­ters and broth­ers-in-law, Juanita and Ben Collins of Huntsville, Ark., and Madge and Glenn Led­bet­ter of Welling­ton, Kan.; and nine great-grand­chil­dren.

Funeral ser­vices were held Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, at Bras­hears Funeral Home with Loren Collins and Ted Collins of­fi­ci­at­ing. Pall­bear­ers were Beau Collins, Skyler Collins, Justin Mitchell, Harry Thurston, Larry John­son, and Bobby Steele. In­ter­ment fol­lowed ser­vices at Farm­ing­ton Ceme­tery.

In lieu of flow­ers, memo­ri­als may be made to Farm­ing­ton Se­nior Cen­ter Meals on Wheels, 340 West Main, Farm­ing­ton, AR 72730.

Bras­hears Funeral Home and Cre­ma­tory of Huntsville was in charge of ar­range­ments.

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