Linda Faye Collins, age 79 of Hiawassee, Georgia passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2022. Linda was born February 21, 1943 in Anderson, South Carolina to the late James and Julia(Gaines) Felker. She was a Godly christian woman who attended Emmanuel Gospel Fellowship Church in Cleveland for over 10 years. She ran her own daycare for a few years; taking care of little children while their parents worked and was well known for her talented candle carving when she worked at the candle factory in Cornelia. She loved to garden and read, especially her Bible.
She is preceded in death by her parents and a number of siblings.
She is survived in death by her husband of 19 years, Clem Collins; daughter, Tammy LeCroy; sons, Tony Blackwell, Jay Blackwell; brother, Douglas Felker; many grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation-Monday, March 21, 2022 from 12:00-2:00pm at Banister-Cooper Funeral Home.
Funeral-Monday, March 21, 2022 at 2:00pm at Banister-Cooper Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Emmanuel Gospel Fellowship Church in Cleveland, Georgia.
Banister-Cooper is in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Collins.