Charles Raymond Collins, Sr.

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Charles Raymond Collins, Sr.

Charles Raymond Collins, Sr. Charles Raymond Collins, Sr., 88, of Pocahontas, VA passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Lewis Gale Medical Center in Salem, VA. Born in Boissevain, VA he was the son of the late Daniel Frank and Effie G Dillon Collins. Charles served 28 years in the Air Force and retired as a Senior Master Sergeant. He was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife LaVonnia Fern Collins of the home; children, Charles Collins, Jr of Graham, Washington, Pamela Jenkinson (Jake) of Houston, Minnesota, Paul Collins of Puyallup, Washington, Cindy (Woody) Noel of Pocahontas, VA and Aaron Collins (Tina) of Boones Mill, VA; seven grandchildren; four great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 11:00 am at Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA with Rev. Pat Wheeler and Rev. Charles Scruggs officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Bluewell, WV. Friends may call Friday March 15, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm at Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA. Military rites will be conducted by American Legion Post #14 Pocahontas, VA and VFW 9696 of Bluefield, VA. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Published on March 13, 2019
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Lola and Jesse Collins
Mar 14, 2019
Von, you and Charles were such a SPECIAL COUPLE! Please keep in touch. Sincerely, Lola and Jesse