JACKSONVILLE - Frank Lee Collins, 83, of Jacksonville, died Tuesday, January 11, 2022 in Wilson, NC.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Kellum Baptist Church with Pastor Jody Yopp officiating. Burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park. The family will receive friends immediately before the service from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM at the church.
Mr. Collins was born and raised in Onslow County. He worked for almost 30 years for Lumpkins Furniture before starting his own flooring business. He was an avid outdoorsman that loved hunting, fishing, and was a member of Northeast Hunt Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Ed and Ella Mae Collins; two brothers, Ed Collins and Lynwood Collins; one sister, Carol Collins Morton; and a grandchild, Desseray Myers.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Susie Morton Collins; sons, Graig Collins (Jane) of Jacksonville, Jeff Collins (Lisa) of Maysville, Ricky Collins (Charity) of Jacksonville, and Kevin Collins (Leilani) of Jacksonville; nine grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren; sisters, Patricia Jones of Pollocksville, Shirley Provost of Maysville, and Wanda Davis of Jacksonville; and brother, C.J. Collins of Maysville.