Funeral services for Mr. Douglas Collier, 90, of
Bloomington Springs, Tennessee, will be held at 12 Noon on
Saturday, November 30, 2013, at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow
in the Douglas Collier Memorial Cemetery in Bloomington
The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, at his
He was born September 6, 1923, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Buddy H. Collier and Clara Burton Collier. He was
married to Thelma Aline Collier, who survives. He was a
retired farmer, and a member of the Bloomington Springs
Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by the
Mother of his children: Mary Jane Huff Collier; 4 Sons:
Johnny B. Collier and 3 Infant Sons; 4 Brothers: Ralph Collier,
Garland Collier, Donald Collier, and Braxton “Brack” Collier; 1
Sister: Lena Mae Collier; and an Infant Granddaughter.
Survivors include his Wife: Thelma Aline Collier of
Bloomington Springs, TN; 2 Sons: Luther Buddy (Arlene)
Collier of Bloomington Springs, TN, and Jimmy (Virginia) Collier
of Whitleyville, TN; 3 Daughters: Bettie Wandalean (James)
Earnest and Elloise Keith, all of Bloomington Springs, TN, and
Bonnie (Larry) Meadows of Gainesboro, TN; 2 Brothers:
Bobbie Collier and Billie (Linda) Collier, all of Baxter, TN; 1
Sister: Molena Roberts of Carthage, TN; 15 Grandchildren;
and 23 Great-Grandchildren.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Paul Fox will officiate at the
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