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Allen Collins

March 4, 1949 — July 12, 2020


Allen Collins, age 71, of Middlesboro, KY, passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2020 at his home.  He was born on March 4, 1949, the son of the late Sherman and Naomi Cooper Collins.

Allen was a member of Abundant Life Fellowship for many years.  He was an avid fisherman, golfer and he loved to travel.  Allen had been a coal truck driver for many years.  He was also a skilled craftsman, who made various wood crafts over numerous years.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Mark Allen Collins; infant sister, Ruth; and brother-in-law, Larry Morrison.

Allen is survived by his wife of 51 years, Pat Morrison Collins, the love of his life

Brother, Jack (Suzanne) Collins

Sisters, Mildred Trimyer, Edith Carey and Carol Russell

Brothers-in-law, Thurman (Sandy) Morrison, John R. (Carla) Morrison and Danny (Melissa) Morrison

Sisters-in-law, Carolyn (Gary) Ely and Nancy (Craig) Lowe

Very Special Nephew, Anthony Russell

Very Special Niece, Amy Burton

Special Friends and Neighbors, James and Sherry Frady and their children, Ashley and Nick

and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The family sends a special thank you to Amedysis Home Health and the Middlesboro Fire Department EMTs for their kindness during his illness.

Graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, at the Harrogate Cemetery in Harrogate, TN with Rev. Mike Padgett presiding.

Online condolences and guestbook are available at

Cawood Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Harrogate Cemetery

Wetherby Rd, HG3 1DE

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