Edwin Francis “Eddie” Collins, age 89, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.
Immediate survivors include wife Mary Haggertry Collins, children Kathleen (Bill) Pursley, Claire Spell, Edwin T. Collins, Maureen (Paul) Scarboro and Christine (Jay) Ridley, 15 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Williams Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements. A funeral mass will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Milledgeville at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, followed by a burial service at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that memorial contributions be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 110 N. Jefferson St. Milledgeville, GA 31061 or to the donor’s favorite charity.