Monday, September 22, 2014 12:06 pm
Rolland Collins, 69, passed away Sunday, September 21, 2014 at his home in Woodbury. He was a native of Rockwood, TN.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Patty) Nisbet Collins of Woodbury; Children: Bryan Collins of Woodbury & Karen Collins Wright of King & Queen, VA; Grandson: Cody Lane Wright; Brothers: Benny (Gayle) Collins of Crossville & Ed (Carol) Collins of Wartburg; Brother-in-law: Ron (Becky) Nisbet of Huntington, VA; Sisters-in-law: June Nisbet Rucker of Richmond, VA & Kimberly Crone of Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents Lee Henderson Collins and Lilly Belle Potter Collins, and is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and close friends.
He served in the Navy during the Vietnam War and was retired from maintenance at Brushy Mountain State Prison and a railroad engineer in Virginia; and a member of Burt Baptist Church.
Funeral Services will be 7 pm Tuesday, September 23, 2014 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. David Moody and Bro. Ronnie Powell officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 5:30 to 7:00 PM Tuesday, 9/23/2014. Burial will be 11 am Wednesday, September 24, 2014 with military honors in the Riverside Gardens.
Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311 or to leave condolences, please visitwww.woodburyfuneralhome.net