Ruby Helen Collins

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Ruby Helen Collins, 76, of Cassville, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

She was born Dec. 15, 1941, in Madry, the daughter of Lloyd and Fontella (Timmons) Tunnell. On Sept. 12, 1992, she was united in marriage to Leonard Collins, who survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Lori Brooks of South Carolina; two brothers, Robert Tunnell of Waterford, Mich., and William Tunnell of Pontiac, Mich.; three sisters, Wanda Spencer of Marionville, Betty Campbell of Joplin, and Patricia Vaught of Crane; and two grandchildren.

She was a long-time nurse in the area. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Cassville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor James Weaver will conduct the services. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cassville.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri