George Hampton Collier
George Hampton Collier
  • October 28, 1957 - March 17, 2017
  • Mesquite, Texas

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George Hampton Collier was born in Lufkin, Texas on October 28, 1957 to parents George Henry and Helen Ruth Collier. He passed away at his residence on March 17, 2017. George graduated from Mesquite High School in 1976 and was employed by Christian Radio Station KLTY for many years. He was affectionately called the "cat whisperer" by his family and close friends because of his love for cats. George was a faithful member of Keystone Congregational Methodist Church in Mesquite, Texas. He enjoyed taking care of his family, reading scriptures, listening to Christian Rock music, and he was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. George inspired many people throughout his life and he will be truly missed. He was preceded in death by his father George Henry Collier, and brother David Collier. George is survived by his loving mother, Helen Collier; sister Donna Foitek and husband Jerry; nephew Jacob Foitek, niece Brittney Ruggeberg and her husband Eric, great nieces Caroline and Audrey Ruggeberg, and many other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Grove Hill Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 10:00 am in the chapel, with burial to follow at Grove Hill Memorial Park.