Funeral services for Mr. Braxton (Brack) Collier, age 74, a
resident of Granville, TN, will be held Wednesday, April 23,
2008, at 11 A.M. at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Collier Family
Cemetery in Granville.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 4 P.M. – 9
P.M., Tuesday from 2 P.M. – 9 P.M., and on Wednesday from 9
A.M until the time of services.
Mr. Collier passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2008 at
Kindred Hospital in Nashville, TN.
He was born June 2, 1933, in Jackson County, Tennessee, to
the late B.H. Collier and Clara Burton Collier. He was a
farmer and former employee of the Jackson County Highway
Department. He was a member of the Big Branch Church of
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 3
Brothers: Ralph, Garland and Donald Collier; 1 Sister: Lena
Mae Collier; and 2 Sisters-in-law: Mary Jane Collier and Betty
Survivors include 3 Brothers and 4 Sisters-in-law: Doug &
Thelma Collier of Bloomington Springs, TN; Bobbie Collier,
and Billie & Linda Collier all of Baxter, TN; Lura Collier of
Gainesboro, TN; and Louise Collier of Red Boiling Springs, TN;
and 1 Sister and Brother-in-law: Molena & Bob Roberts of
Eatonton, GA. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the Collier Family
Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home