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Madeline Anna Collins

July 24, 1917 August 27, 2019
Madeline Anna Collins
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Obituary for Madeline Anna Collins

Madeline Anna Collins 102, of Durbin passed away August 27, 2019 at her home. Born July 24, 1917 at Weston, WV she was a daughter of the late Dennis R. and Zella Sheets Cosner. She was also preceded in death by her husband Jesse Lee Collins, four brothers, Dennis Delbert, Lester, and Edward Cosner.

Madeline was a homemaker, farmer, raised eight children, truck driver for coal, conductor on Cass train, worked for WV Dept of Transportation. She enjoyed taking the Durbin 8th grade students on picnic and loved going to the bluegrass festival.

Survivors include five daughters, Fay Moore and husband Earnest of Martinsville, VA, Ruth Davis and husband Fraser of The Villages, FL, Joan Lantz and her late husband Woody Lantz of Durbin, WV, Thelma Smith and husband Howard of Bassett, VA, and Karen Harman and husband Melvin of Willis, VA, three sons, Jessie Charles Collins and wife LaVergne of Patrick Springs, VA, Howard Collins and wife Dorothy of Collinsville, VA, and Arthur Collins and wife Karen of Bartow, WV, seventeen grandchildren, forty one great grandchildren, several great-great grandchildren, very special friends Jimmy and Vickie McGraw, and Guy Dooley.

Funeral services will be held September 1, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the Arbovale United Methodist Church with Pastors David Rittenhouse and David Fuller. Burial will follow in the Arbovale Cemetery under the direction of the Lantz Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held at the church from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the Church.

In lieu of flowers donations of sympathy may be made to BFD Fire Department, Durbin, WV 26264

Online condolences may be made at Lantzfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Sunday

1

Sep

2:00 PM 9/1/2019 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9/1/2019 3:00:00 PM
Arbovale United Methodist Church

168 old rt 28
Arbovale, WV 24915

Arbovale United Methodist Church
168 old rt 28 Arbovale 24915 WV
United States

Service

Sunday

1

Sep

3:00 PM 9/1/2019 3:00:00 PM
Arbovale United Methodist Church

168 old rt 28
Arbovale, WV 24915

Arbovale United Methodist Church
168 old rt 28 Arbovale 24915 WV
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

ARBOVALE CEMETERY Final Resting Place

Cemetery Road
ARBOVALE, WV 24915

Cemetery Road ARBOVALE 24915 WV
United States

Memorial Contribution

BFD Fire Department, Durbin, WV 26264

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