She is preceded in death by her husbands, Olen Collins and James White Saylor; her parents, James Frank and Elizabeth Simpson; her sisters and brother-in-laws: Shirlda and Lester "Preacher" Miracle, Ruth and Glenn Tipton and Nelson Wilder; her brother and sisters-in-laws: Alfred and Hazel Dorton, James Edward and Frieda Dorton, William Dorton, A.B. Dorton, Ann Brock Dorton, Muriel Slusher Dorton and Cora Dorton, and two children: Arnold and Christin Saylor; and two grandchildren: James Morrison Martin and Virginia Ann Collins.
Survivors include four children: Caroline "Carolyn" Martin and husband, Donald, Hulen; William "Bill" Collins and wife, Wanda, Coldiron; Robert Collins and wife, Mary, Oak Forest, Ill.; and Raymond "Ray" Saylor and wife, Connie, Speedwell, Tenn.; a stepson, James White "Jimmy" Saylor Jr., Indiana; two brothers: Otis Dorton and wife, Zula, Linden, Tenn.; and Fred Dorton, Cincinnati; three sisters: Callie Wilder, Versailles; Betty Dick and husband, Ray, Clawson, Mich.; and Margaret Wilder and husband, Darrell, Lexington; grandchildren: Brittany and Megan Martin, Hulen; Staci Collins and Robert Gue, Illinois; Bobby and Kevin Collins, Oak Forest, Ill.; Jane Collins Lewis, Coldiron; William and Donna Collins, Cawood; Joshua and Jessica Saylor, Speedwell, Tenn.; great-grandchildren: Aaron Collins, Dakota Lewis and Alexandria Lewis, all of Coldiron; Alyssia Marie Gue, Channahon, Ill.; and Alyssia Lynn Collins, Cawood; and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and families.
Visitation will be held today from 2 to 9 p.m. at Creech Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Blackmont Baptist Church with elder Ricky Dorton and the Rev. David Howard officiating.
Burial will followed in the Upland Cemetery.
Pallbearers will include Bobby, William and Aaron Collins, Joshua Saylor, Michael Wilder, Josh Gilbert, Gary Dorton and Eddie Wilder.
Creech Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.