Mrs. Avey Collins, age 79, passed away Friday, August 28, 2020 at Hazlehurst Court and Rehab following an extended illness.
Mrs. Collins was born August 28, 1941 in Jesup, Georgia; she was preceded by death by her parents, the late Farrell Carter and Ruby Murray Carter, her husband, Donnie Collins, a son, Patrick Collins and two brothers, Farrell Carter, Jr. and Darrell Carter. She was a member of Hazlehurst Church of God and was formerly employed by Williams Brother Trucking.
She is survived by her daughter, Daphne (Andy) Hamrick of Hazlehurst,, two grandchildren, Natalie Hamrick and Caleb Hamrick, five sisters, Winifred Hamm of Roper, Marilyn Landon, Betty Sue Turner, Shirlene Wooten and Angela Eileen Bullard all of Hazlehurst and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M., Sunday, August 30, 2020 at the Carter Family Cemetery with Rev. Alvin Merritt officiating.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the Collins family and Miles Funeral Home respectfully ask all in attendance to wear a mask and follow the social distancing guidelines set by our local health district and the CDC.
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