- August 5, 1931 - March 13, 2017
- Atlanta, Georgia
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Collins, Ella Jay, age 85, passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017. Ella was born on August 5th, 1931 to Archie and Sallie Spencer in Engelhard, North Carolina. She was predeceased in death by her husband, Jack Wallace Collins, Sr. (Retired U. S. Army Major). Together, they raised six children: Gary Collins, Pam Heath (Marty), Paula Satcher (David), Wally Collins (deceased), Janet Morrow (Michael) and Joe Collins. She was also blessed with nine grandchildren: Kimberly, Emily, Amy, Spencer, Hannah, Flaherty, Ella, Madeline and Malia and four great grandchildren-Collins, Jackson, Eve and Espen. The love she had for her family was boundless and she lived fully with the deepest gratitude for all of God’s blessings in her life.
Memorial gifts may be made to Wieuca Road Baptist Church, 3626 Peachtree Road, N.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30326.
Interment will be at Arlington Memorial Park, 201 Mt. Vernon Road, N.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30328.