Leon Collins

November 20, 1929 - February 13, 2020

Leon Collins

Leon Eldred Collins, 90, of Kountze, died Thursday, February 13, 2020. He was born on November 20, 1929, in Mont Belvieu, to Laura Mae Murphy Collins and Esker Collins. Leon proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Lerah Collins; children, Gene Collins and his wife, Debora; Sheila Conn and her husband, Elton; and Troy Collins, all of Kountze; and Randy Collins and his wife, Rebecca, of Bevil Oaks; eleven grandchildren; and twenty great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; stepdad, George T. Bell; brothers, Emmett Collins and Charles Collins; and sister, Vera Collins.

A gathering of Mr. Collins’ family and friends will begin at 11:00 a.m., with his funeral service at 1:00 p.m., Monday, February 17, 2020, at Little Rock Assembly of God, 5970 Highway 326 North, Kountze, under the direction of Broussard’s, Silsbee. His interment will follow at Old Hardin Cemetery, Kountze.

Video

Broussard's Mortuary - Silsbee, TX
490 Cemetery Road Silsbee, TX 77656
Gathering of Family and Friends
Little Rock Assembly of God Church
5970 Highway 326 North, Kountze, Texas 77625
Monday, February 17, 2020
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Little Rock Assembly of God Church
5970 Highway 326 North, Kountze, Texas 77625
Monday, February 17, 2020
1:00 p.m.
Old Hardin Cemetery
Hwy 326 Kountze, TX 77625

Comments (3)

  • Todd & Carol Anderson

    17 February 2020 at 19:22 | #

    Mrs Lerah & family, So sorry to hear about Mr Leon. He was such a kind man. You all are in our thoughts and prayers today and in the days to come.

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  • Jo Altman

    15 February 2020 at 00:12 | #

    A friend and neighbor for several years, he was a sweet gentle soul, patient and always smiling. my love to his wife (my best friend) and their children. and grandchildren. may the blessings be.

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  • Jim/Peggy Brown

    14 February 2020 at 19:45 | #

    Leara, and family, We are so sorry. We loved Leon so much. He was a wonderful man! He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. May he RIP. He was a good and faithful servant. ??

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