Boyd Collins (1927 - 2018)

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Mr. Boyd Collins, age 91, of Vernon, Florida passed away October 25, 2018 at his home. He was born May 29, 1927 in Vernon, Florida to the late Ealie Collins and Florance Adel Brock Collins.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Collins was preceded in death by his wife, Eulene Strickland Collins and daughter, Dewana Collins Hightower.

Boyd is survived by his son, Wendell Boyd Collins and Joe Forehand of Vernon, FL; son-in-law, Howard Hightower of Vernon, FL; four grandchildren, Christy Hightower Anderson, Michael Howard Hightower, Brandon Boyd Collins and Sheila Collins Huitt; six great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Cole, Alexis, Payton, Michaela and Keiren; one great-great-grandchild, McKinzie; a special niece, Carolyn Moye of Panama City, FL; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held 2:00 PM Monday, October 29, 2018, at Vernon Evangelistic Church with Rev. Alan English and Rev. Ernie Grey officiating. Interment followed in the Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. The family received friends one hour prior to the service. The family would like to thank Emerald Coast Hospice staff for the care and love they gave to Mr. Collins.
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Peel Funeral Home
301 East Evans Avenue
Bonifay, FL 32425
(850) 547-4144
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Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Oct. 31, 2018