October 11, 2013
LEESBURG, Fla. — Freda M. Collins, 89, of Leesburg, FL, passed away Wednesday, October 9, at the Leesburg Regional Medical Center.
She was born May 25, 1924 in Laurel County, KY, the daughter of the late Pleas and Laura Hatfield Owens.
She was a member of the New Salem Missionary Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband: Theodore Collins and several brothers and sisters.
She is survived by the following members of her family:
Daughter: Wanda Collins of Leesburg, FL
Grandson: Bryan Whited of Florida
Great granddaughter: Kaylen Whited of FL
Step-grandchildren: David, Mark, Dennis and Linda
And several step-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13, at the New Salem Missionary Baptist Church in Speedwell, TN with the Rev. Ronald Lambert. Music will be provided by the Church Choir. Interment will follow in the Wilson Cemetery in Speedwell, TN. Pallbearers will be Deacons of the New Salem Missionary Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Sunday, at the New Salem Missionary Baptist Church. Online condolences and guestbook are available at www.creechfh.com
Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all arrangements.