Funeral services for Mrs. Lura N. Collier, 82, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday,
September 12, 2012, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Collier
family cemetery in Granville, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 1 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Wednesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at the
Masters Health Care Center in Algood, TN.
She was born March 17, 1930 in Robertson County,
Tennessee to the late Harvy Haskel Huff and Bennie
Frizzell Huff. She was married to the late Donald C. Collier,
who passed away on March 13, 2003. She was a homemaker
and a former cook at the Flynn’s Lick Elementary School. She
was a member of the Big Branch Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 3 Brothers: Virgil Paul Huff, Henry James Huff, and
Robert L. Huff; and 2 Sisters: Mary Jane Collier and Minnie
Survivors include 4 Sons and 2 Daughters-in-law: Charles
(Ann) Collier and Jackie Collier, both of Gainesboro, TN; Bill
(Nancy) Collier of Baxter, TN; and Robert Taylor Collier of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Daughter and Son-in-law: Penny (Danny)
Locke of Gainesboro, TN; 6 Grandchildren: Casie (Ron)
Harris of Cookeville, TN; Amy and Taylor Collier of Baxter, TN;
Danny A. (Lindsay) Locke of Gainesboro, TN; Donald Jordan
(Paige) Locke of Gainesboro, TN; Shawana Bartlett of
Gainesboro, TN; 8 Great-Grandchildren: Macy, Haylee, and
Mollie Locke; Elyzabeth Nevada Collier; Hollie (Kyle) Coburn;
Matthew Harris; Danni Brooke Locke; and Makenzie Abigail
James and 1 Great-Great Grandchild: Makenzie Brooke
Bro. Edward Anderson and Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at
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