Mrs. Wilma Cross Collins, age 92, formerly of Huntsville, TN, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at the Hospice of Chattanooga. Born July 27, 1924, in Scott County, TN, she was the daughter of Everett and Emma Hicks Cross.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Collins was preceded in death by her husband: Glenn C. Collins; and brothers: Marley and Billy Cross.
She is survived by her son: Jimmy Collins and wife Susan; grandchildren: Everett Collins and wife Nisrine, and Melanie Leitsinger and husband James; great grandson: Luke Collins; sister: Mary Jane Cross Brown; as well as other family members and friends.
Friends may visit with the Collins family on Saturday, July 29, 2017, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. in the Chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home.
Graveside service will be conducted on Sunday, July 30, 2017, at 2 p.m. in the Carson Memorial Park.
In Lieu of Flowers, donations may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association, 5801 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919.
Jones & Son Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Wilma Cross Collins.