Collins, Hattie Mae

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Hattie Mae Collins, 89, of Hixson, died on Friday, August 9, 2013.

She was the oldest member of Calvary Baptist Church. 

Ms. Collins was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Collins, her parents, James and Jesse Hardy and all of her brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her children, Donald Collins, Judy Miller, Connie Mack Collins and Gary Collins; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter and several nieces and nephews..

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 12, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home with Brother Don Kelley officiating. Burial will follow in Sniedtman Cemetery. 

Visitation is 4-9 p.m. on Saturday, and 4-9 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com

Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379. 


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