Originally created 01/19/99

Mr. James Collins



Mr. James "Jimmy" Garfield Collins, 77, of Martinez, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 1999, at St. Joseph Hospital.

Memorial services and burial will be held at a later time.

Mr. Collins, a native of Fallsburg, Ohio, had lived in Augusta for 30 years. He had retired as a house painter, and he was a Mormon.

Survivors include two sons, Gary Collins, Vancouver, Wash., and Richard W. Collins, Hollywood, Fla.; four daughters, Connie J. Mathena, Lompoc, Calif., Susan K. Grissom, Kansas City, Mo., M. Janice Hale-Hanley, Martinez, and Dorothy L. Holt, Augusta; a brother, Paul Collins, Zanville, Ohio; a sister, Martha Herrington, Newark, Ohio; and 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Thomas L. King Funeral Home, Martinez, is in charge of arrangements.