Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Shannon L. Collins

Mr. Shannon L. Collins
BORN: October 30, 1947
DIED: February 22, 2011
LOCATION: Noxapater, MS
Mr. Shannon L. Collins, 63, of Noxapater, Mississippi, passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2011, at Anderson Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, on Thursday, February 24, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 25, 2011, at First Pentecostal Church of Noxapater, with Rev. Bobby Lowery and Rev. Fred Frazier officiating. Interment will follow in Harmony Cemetery. He was born October 30, 1947, to Lamar and Lillian Lucille Kemp Collins. Mr. Collins was a member of the First Pentecostal Church of Noxapater. He worked at Taylor Machine Works in Louisville in maintenance.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby King Collins; two daughters, Nichole Collins Coleman, and husband, Brandon, and Miranda Collins; two sons, Gregory Collins and Justin Collins; two sisters, Arlene Barrett and Joann Goodin; one brother, Wiley Collins; and two grandchildren, Christopher and Cooper Coleman all of Noxapater. He was preceded in death by his son, Christopher Collins.

Pallbearers will be Dwayne Barrett, Tracy Goodin, Wade Goodin, Antoine Stokes, Brad Collins and Hunter Collins. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling local arrangements.