Collins, Charles Eugene

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Charles Eugene “Deanie” Collins, age 67, returned to his Heavenly Father on Monday, September 23, 2019 to be with his sweetheart, Frances Dalton Collins surrounded by family after a short illness.

Born in Giles County, VA on January 11, 1952 to the late Minor and Virginia Bailey Collins, he worked in hazardous material maintenance and was a proud member of Laborers Union 980 and Painters Union 891. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, loving wife Frances (Sissy), Brothers Doug, Van, Jackie, and Shorty Collins, and sister Shirley Mae Abell.

Left to cherish his memory are his son Charles E Collins Jr. (Charlie) and wife Frances of Blacksburg, VA, special daughter Amanda Taylor Wooton of Clarksville, TN, brother Petie (Susan) Collins of Staffordsville, VA, Sisters-in-Law Thelma, Patty, Sue, and Connie Collins, and a host of loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be conducted Friday, September 27, 2019 at 12 PM at the Kendall Funeral Home Chapel in Pembroke with internment to follow the service at Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. Family will welcome others to pay final respects and to share fond remembrances at Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke, VA on Friday, September 27 from 11-12 pm. Online condolences may be sent by visiting