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Willie Lee Collins

July 30, 1948 ~ February 17, 2022 (age 73)

Obituary

"PLEASE AT THE REQUEST OF THE FAMILY, SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE PRACTICED AND WEARING A MASK IS MANDATORY" 

Willie Lee Collins was born to the late Mr. Sam Collins and Mrs. Essie Mae Collins of Gulf Hammock, FL, later moved to Ocala, FL, he was 7th of 17 children.

He attended Marion County Schools in Marion County.

Willie was a self-employed truck driver, lawn service and retired after 17 years of employment with Royal Oaks Enterprise, Ocala, FL.

Willie Lee Collins and Sylvia Wilkerson Collins were married June 3, 1988.  As a well-loved blended family the couple has 5 children.

Willie leaves to cherish his memories to a devoted wife of 33 years, Sylvia Wilkerson Collins; children: Panzene (Rodney) Brown, Christopher Collins, Renee Collins, Dwayne (Jessica) Collins and Trevor Collins, fifteen grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, godchildren David Armstrong and Nicole Kinsler; sisters: Vera Collins, Willie Mae Collins, LouAnn Gates, Lucille Collins, Karen Smith, Gloria Raines and Brenda (Joe) Bryant; brothers: Sammie Lee Collins, Robert Collins, Jimmy (Patricia) Collins, Raymond Collins and Johnnie Collins; father-in-law: Apostle Grant Wilkerson; seven brothers-in-law: Russell (Darlene) Wilkerson, Carlton (Kimberly) Wilkerson, Timothy (Kandace) Wilkerson, Ira (Dawn) Wilkerson, Jarrell (Chandra) Wilkerson, Lemuel (Latoya) Wilkerson and Marcus (Jackie) Wilkerson; eight sisters-in-law: Elvina Collins, Linda (Kenny) Madison, Bonita Wilkerson (Curtis) Mack, Kimble (Reginald) Jones, Karen Richardson, Joy (Edward) Taylor, Velinda Wilkerson, Latwania (Eric) Green and Christy (Jerome) Harvey and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Public Visitation will be held on Friday February 25, 2022, at 1:00 until 6:00PM at Summers Funeral Home 2238 NW 10th Street, Ocala 34475.

Celebration of Life services for Mr. Willie Lee Collins, will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022, at 11:00 AM, United Holiness Church of Christ Deliverance Center 1642 NW 3rd Street Ocala, FL 34475.

"PLEASE AT THE REQUEST OF THE FAMILY, SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE PRACTICED AND WEARING A MASK IS MANDATORY" 

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
February 25, 2022

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Summers Funeral Home
2238 NW 10th Street
Ocala, FL 34475

Funeral Service
Saturday
February 26, 2022

11:00 AM
United Holiness Church of Christ Deliverance Center
1642 NW 3rd Street
Ocala, FL 34475

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