Mrs. Dorothy B. Collins, age 91 of Lewisburg, passed away on Saturday January 19 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia.
A native of Marshall County she was the daughter of the late Hettie Sanders Burgess and Archie Burgess. She was a retired school teacher for the Marshall County school system and a member of Westvue Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, her husband James Aubrey Collins, a sister, Mildred Cook and a brother, Bernard Burgess precede her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Andrea Greff of Smyrna, one brother, Tom Burgess of Cornersville, two sisters ,Serena Wilkerson of Donelson and Betty Tucker of Cornersville, one granddaughter, Kim( Pete) Powers of Bound Brook, NJ, one great grandson, Blake (Ali) Temple of Celebration, FL, two great granddaughters, Lauren Temple and Traci Powers of Bound Brook, NJ.
There will be no public visitation.
Graveside services for Mrs. Collins will be conducted on Monday, January 21, 2013 at 2:00 PM at New Hope Cemetery at Ostella with Mike Whitehead officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations are encouraged to the Marshall County Memorial Library.