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
Springs, TN.

 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
residence.
    
 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
services.
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