Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Steve Daniel Collins, age 79 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered rest Tuesday, June 14, 2022. Mr. Collins was born in Jefferson, Georgia the son of the late George Daniel Collins and the late Mildred Stover Collins. In addition to his parents, Mr. Collins is preceded by an infant sister, Janet Gail Collins. Mr. Collins was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of Ebenezer Methodist Church and retired after thirty - seven years from ABB. Mr. Collins was a loving husband, caring father, and devoted grandfather.
Survivors include his wife of fifty - five years, Gail Maddox Collins of Jefferson. Son, Keith Collins (Amy) of Winder, daughter, Rhonda Whiting (Matt) of Bethlehem. Four grandchildren, Ryan and Ty Whiting and Abby and Walker Collins also survive.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Friday, June 17, 2022, from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Reverend Brent Gilstrap officiating with burial to follow in Evans Memory Gardens. Gentlemen honored as pallbearers are Ryan Whiting, Ty Whiting, Walker Collins, Clay Maddox, Jody Wells and Lee Wells. The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Thursday, June 16, 2022, at Evans Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bethlehem Christian Academy, 544 Highway 11 North, Bethlehem, Georgia 30620
Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.
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