Mary Eliza Collins, 99 of Winona, died Oct. 3, 2018 at Winona Manor Health Care and Rehabilitation Center.
Visitation was from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12 at Sanders and Sanders Funeral Home in Winona. It continued from noon until service began at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 at the funeral home. Rev. Sammie Blake officiated the service and burial was in Mount Nebo Cemetery in Winona.
Mrs. Collins was a retired educator. She is survived by her three daughters, Mary Louise Gregg of Florissant, MO., Katherine Collins of Winona and Paulette Palmer of Greenwood; five sons, Lin Earl Collins of Carrolton, Thomas Edwin Collins of Clinton, Willie Ozell Collins and Ronald Collins both of Winona and Stanley Douglas Collins of Columbia; a sister, Mildred Collins of Chicago; two brothers, Porter Hudson of Winona and Edwin Hudson of Merriville, Ind.; 18 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren.