Talana Ruth Collins

  • Born: May 19, 1971
  • Died: November 23, 2016
  • Location: Jackson, Ohio

Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home

135 Broadway Street
Jackson, OH 45640

Tel. (740) 286-4161

Tribute & Message From The Family

Talana Ruth Collins, age 45 of Jackson, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at her home residence. She was born Knox County, Kentucky on May 19, 1971 to the late Ohler Gray and Betty (Rogers) Gray, who survives. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by two great nieces: Ileigh and Kinslee Henson.

In addition to her mother, she is also survived by her husband of 21 years, Mark Collins; two amazing sons: Mike and Justin Morgan; a step-daughter, Amanda Roe; a sister, Gail (J R) Crabtree; a brother, Junior Gray; nieces: Kayla O'Neill, Nikki Barker, Catelyn Mercer, Alyssa Gray; nephew, Tate Aldridge; great-nieces: Kylan Strickland and Aaliyah Mercer; and great-nephews: Tatum Henson, Malaki Barker and Hunter Barker.

Talana had a great love for her fur babies: Zeus, Bella and Layla. She was a loving and caring mother; would do anything for anybody – others were always first. She was a long-time resident of Jackson County and enjoyed motorcycles and spending time outdoors.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 27 from 12 noon until 2:00 p.m. at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson. Burial will follow in Pattonsville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like for donations be made to the Jackson County Humane Society.

Condolences may be sent to www.mayhew-brownfuneralhome.com


Condolence & Memory Journal

To the family, you have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your loved one. May God give you the needed strength to endure, during this very trying time.
(1 Corinthians 10:13)


Posted by A friend   November 30, 2016


I am so sorry for each and everyone of you.

Posted by Sundi Lingle - Acquaintance   November 26, 2016


Mark, I am so sorry for your loss. I know a lot about how you feel at this time, and my prayers go out to you. I am sorry that Mom and I can not be with you at this time, but she is just not able to travel so far at this time. Love you, take care, sandy gunnell

Posted by sandy gunnell - Family   November 25, 2016

I know there are no words to comfort you, but know we are thinking of you all, lots of love and prayers

Posted by Patti Dempsey - Jackson, OH - Friend   November 25, 2016

Sorry I can't be there but my heart and prayers are with the family in this sad time love you

Posted by Phyllis Singleton-Ross - Hillsboro, OH - Family   November 25, 2016

Love you and going to miss you very much You are God;s angel now and you are with your daddy and your grandparents R.I.P Sweet girl till we meet again

your aunt Patty

Posted by Patty Fitzgerald - Tunkhannock, PA - Family   November 25, 2016