May 15, 2010
COLUMBUS — Tabitha Cumi Collins, 93, died May 15, 2010, at Windsor Place. Services are Monday at Vernon First United Methodist Church with Rayford Ehterton and Tim Bailey officiating. Burial is at Vernon City Cemetery. Visitation is from noon until service time at the church. Ms. Collins was born Nov. 21, 1916, in Lamar County to the late Isom and Emma Jane Hawkins. She was a merchant. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Woods Collins; son, Joe Collins; and one great-granddaughter. She is survived by her son, Eddie Collins of Vernon; and daughters, Mary Ruth of Edwards, Tenn., Kaye Harrison and Anne Davis, both of Vernon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gideons Memorial Bible program, The Gideons International, Lamar County Camp, P.O. Box 521, Vernon, AL, 35592.