Willie "Earline"'s Story

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RICH CREEK, VA Willie "Earline" Collins Mann, soon to be 86 years old on September 25, left us on Sunday, September 3, 2017, to be with her Lord and her loved ones in Heaven. She was born in Monroe County, WV, on September 25, 1931, to the late William McKinley Collins and wife Josephine DeHeart Collins.
Earline worked in the Bobbins Stores Department of Celanese Acetate in Narrows, VA, for 49 ½ years. She loved to travel with her friends and loved sports, especially baseball, football, and NASCAR racing.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Estell "Junior" Mann; one brother, William D. "Bud" Collins; and one sister, Jean Collins Wills.
Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter, Rhonda Gail Mann of Princeton, WV; one sister, JoAnn Ellis and husband Eric of Cleveland, OH; several nieces and nephews; and her extended family and guardians, Nedra and Clayton Atwood and family of Rich Creek, VA.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel in Peterstown, WV, with Pastor Larry Dyer and Minister Tony Reed officiating. Burial will follow at the Peterstown Cemetery in Rich Creek, VA.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the family at www.broyles-shrewsbury.com.
Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.
Published on September 4, 2017
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