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Cecil Lee Collins

April 4, 1937 — December 31, 2016

DIANA: Graveside services for Cecil Lee Collins, 79, of Ore City will be at 3:00 P.M., Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Ore City Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana. He passed away on December 31, 2016 at his residence.

Cecil was born April 4, 1937 in Gladewater, Texas to Art Ferris Collins and Oda Mae White. He worked as a manufacturer of cans at local canneries.

He is survived by sons: Ely Collins and Clinton Collins, daughter: Mamie Collins, brother: Art Ferris Collins, Jr., and three grandchildren: Brittany Collins,
Mataya Gonzales and Hayden Gonzales along with numerous nieces and nephews

The family will receive visitors on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, 6-8 p.m. at Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana.

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

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