Collins, Johnny Ray, Sr. (LaFayette)

Monday, December 3, 2018
Johnny Ray Collins, Sr., 81, of LaFayette, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

He was preceded in death by his son, Randell Collins; sisters, Francis Stiles, and Brenda Ballard; brothers, Lester Collins, William Collins, and Harold Collins.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine Collins of LaFayette, Regina Collins of LaFayette, Teresa Gooden of LaFayette, and Barbara Brown of Chattanooga; son, Johnny Collins, Jr. of LaFayette; eight grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Louise Chastine, and Janell Collins both of LaFayette; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4, in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Brother David Thompson officiating.

Interment will be in Fairview South Cemetery.

Family will receive friends on Monday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

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