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Mary Imogene Collins

Tullahoma - Mary Imogene Collins, age 92, of Manchester, TN, passed from this life on Monday, July 29, 2019 at Life Care Center of Tullahoma, surrounded by her loving family. Private graveside services will be held at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.

Mary was born in East Prairie, Missouri, the daughter of the late Charles E. and Florence Smith Cowser. She was a homemaker and attended First Presbyterian Church of Tullahoma. Mary enjoyed visiting people and helping in any way she could. She and her husband, Samuel T. Collins owned and operated Oak Market for several years.

In addition to her parents, Mary was also preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Thomas Collins; two brothers, Ruben and J.C. Cowser; four sisters, Jane, Elaine, Gladys, and Ruth. She is survived by two daughters, Loretta Rogers and Renee St. John; four grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and two great, great grandchildren.

Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Collins family.


Ann Arledge Powell says:

So very sorry to learn of Jean's passing. My sympathy to Loretta, Renee and all the family. Many memories of Jean & S. T. from Decherd and Decherd Presbyterian Church.

Janie Stallings says:

sad to hear of Aunt Jean's passing,she was beautiful, an was loving an kind to all ! Always smiling an hugging, full of life. All of her family in Missouri loved her visits home, she an Uncle S.T.! They loved their Girls,Grands, an Great-Grands, all their family an it showed. I Took uncle S.T. to a ford place to have their car checked when the were home once, we were waiting for it to get checked out an there were snack an soda machines there an he said Janie I am going to get me a pack of MnMs an a soda, will you be sure to not say anything about when we get back,cause Jean will not be Happy about it!!!!!!! They were lots of fun,Sweet memories. Our Prayers an love go out to you, Loretta, Renee an family. Aunt Gladys an Louise Children Janie, Mike, Lee, an Joe

Ray Coffer Jackson, Jackson, Tn. sorry for your loss. I am Gladys youngets son,I do have memories of her vist with mom in herlast years she injoyed her and S.T. verry much Prayers and love to Loretta,,Renee May Jean be at rest in our Lords arms. says:

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