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Mary E. Collins

July 17, 2018

Mary Elizabeth Collins, 74 years of life, transitioned to Glory on July 17, 2018 after a long illness at Candler Hospital.

            Mary was born on February 8, 1944 in Savannah, GA to the late Mr. Charlie and Marguerite Collins. She was one of eight children that attended public school in Chatham County. She was a member of Saint Paul CME Church on Barnard St. and worked for the City of Savannah.  She enjoyed playing cards and caring for the sick. Mary was loyal, gentle, and a bit shy that added to her beautiful smile, quality and mannerism. She will be missed by all those who loved her and those who lives she touched.

She was preceded in death by parent Marguerite Drayton Collins and Charlie Collins Sr., four brothers Eddie, Charlie Jr., Robert Lee, Lawrence Collins and one sister Violet Collins.

            Mary leaves to cherish her memory, two loving sons, Jacob Bostic (Jennifer), Robert Bostic (Kimberly) of Savannah, GA, one devoted sister Charlesetta Collins Cummings (Robert) of Jacksonville FL, one brother Eugene Collins of Savannah, GA, five grandchildren, Nicole and Ceairra Heyward, Jacob, Candice, Crystal Bostic, two great-grandchildren and Godson Coby Smith, and host of nieces, nephews, cousins and a special friend Gloria Smith.

Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at St. Paul CME Church 1601 Barnard St. Savannah, GA 31401

Interment ~ Woodville Cemetery. 

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