Tennie B. Collins, age 95, died Monday, October 8, 2018, at her residence in Hamilton. Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 11, 2018, in the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Bro. George Collins and Bro. Rodger Collins officiating. Burial will be in Ross Cemetery in Hamilton. Visitation will be from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen. She was born July 14, 1923, to William Thad Winders and Mary Louise Honeycutt Winders in Hamilton. She was a life long resident of Hamilton, where she was a member of Hamilton Presbyterian Church and retired as owner of The Grass Shop. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Minnie Lou Savage and Ruby Jewel Boyd; seven brothers, Bryant, Woodrow, Noah, Arthur, Carl, LeRoy and Erby Winders. Survivors include her husband of seventy three years, Anderson “A.B.” Collins of Hamilton, MS; one daughter, Margaret Adkins (Charles) of Columbus, MS; one sister-in-law, Betty Swanzy of Columbus, MS; a number of nieces and nephews on both the Winders and Collins families. Pallbearers are Randy Boyd, Charles Wayne Winders, Mike Savage, Charles Stanford, Tommy Clegg and John Wesley Imel. Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Arthur Brown, Dr. William McComb, and the Kindred Hospice and Legacy Hospice girls. You can sign the register and send condolences online at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on October 10, 2018
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