Lillie Ruth Collins

Published 3:00 pm Thursday, February 22, 2018

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lillie Ruth Collins on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at the age of 72.  Lillie will be forever remembered by her husband of 51 years Willis, her children Willis Jr. (Jaca) and Jarrod (Juana), her grandchildren, Jordan, Aaron, Jules, Ian and Jaxon, and her siblings Eugene, Roberta (William), LaDonna (Jesse), Robert III, and Earnestine Collins, and her special cousin Barbara Joseph (Warren).  Lillie was predeceased by her sister Jeritza and her mother Ida Mae Harrison.  Lillie will also be remembered by her nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and close friends.

Lillie was a native of Port Arthur, TX and moved to East Point, GA (Atlanta) in 1972.  She retired from the Grady Health System in 1998.  Lillie was heavily involved in various civic and volunteer activities throughout her life in East Point.

The funeral service and viewing are scheduled for Saturday, February 24, 2018 Hannah Funeral Home in Port Arthur, Texas. Viewing is at 11:00am, and the service begins at 1:00pm.  Pastor Wooten is officiating.  Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

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Those who desire may make memorial donations to the American Kidney Fund or the American Diabetes Association.  Thank you for your love and condolences.