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James A. Collins

November 12, 1953 ~ September 8, 2019 (age 65)


James A. Collins, age 65, of Morristown, formerly of Sneedville, departed this life on September 8, 2019 at home surrounded by family and friends.  He was a member of the Holiness Tabernacle.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert & Evelyn “Mollie” Collins; sisters, Rhonda Owens and Sylvia Bolling; grandparents, Hattie & Ellis Collins and Emma & Jess Ferguson

He is survived by;

His wife of 41 years; Betty Collins

Brothers; Jimmy Collins of Morristown and Kenneth Collins of Indiana

Special children; Amanda Horton, Lakota Collins and Amire Davis

A host of nieces and nephews


A special thanks to Amedysis Hospice and nursing staff and to Georgia Seal for all of their help and support with James during his sickness.


Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the McNeil Funeral Home Chapel in Sneedville

Rev. Randy Smith & Rev. Alonzo Collins officiating

Interment will follow in the Ferguson Cemetery

Serving as pallbearers will be Elmer Collins, Lonnie “Bo” Collins, Brian Kephart, Ricky Harris Jr. & Jonathan Stout

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 P.M. on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at the McNeil Funeral Home


Online condolences can be made at


McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements

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September 10, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

Funeral Service
September 11, 2019

2:00 PM
McNeil Funeral Home
124 Church St. P.O. Box 127
Sneedville, TN 37869

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