Johnny Berton Collins
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Johnny Berton Collins
  • September 17, 1940 - September 8, 2016
  • Seguin, Texas

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Johnny B. Collins, 75, of Seguin died Thursday, September 8, 2016. He passed away surrounded by his family after a hard fought week in intensive care and was truly blessed by the kind and compassionate care provided by the staff at Guadalupe Regional Medical Center. Johnny was born September 17, 1940 in Grundy (Buchanan County), Virginia to John and Cora Mae (Stiltner) Collins. He was a proud Vietnam Veteran, an accomplished guitar picker, a beloved husband, grandfather, father, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend. Johnny is survived by Mary Sue Collins, his wife of 25 years; his sons Johnny B. Collins III and wife Yana, Steven J. Miller and wife Toni, and Scott H. Miller and wife Becky; grandchildren Scotty, Julia, Colten, Sasha, Brynnleigh, Aubrey, and Bella; a brother George (Buster) Collins and brother-in-law John R. Bailey. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins near and far. He was preceded in death by his first wife Betty J. Collins, his parents, grandparents, and 12 siblings. Viewing will be held at Goetz Funeral Home, Sunday, September 11 from 5 to 9 p.m. Graveside services with military honors will be held on Monday, September 12, at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.