May 24, 2023
Jimmie Dean Collins age 61, passed away at Milan General Hospital, Sunday, May 21, 2023. He was born March 5, 1962 to his parents, the late Hillard and Oma Collins, In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by children, Jeffery Collins and Angela Marie Collins; brothers, Verlin Collins and Jimmie Collins. Mr. Collins was a member of Moore’s Chapel Freewill Baptist Church and the Owner of Auto and Towing Recyling. He is survived by his wife, Ashley Collins of McMinnville; children, Gabriella Collins, Abigail Collins, Aiden Garner, Arieanna Stanley, Donald Collins, Ashley Collins, Dana Beauchamp, Tiffany Collins and Jimmy Collins, Jr.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Melinda Shawhan of McMinnville, Dorothy Dillman of McMinnville, Gregory Collins of Indianapolis, IN, Russell Collins of McMinnville, Janet Mullins of Knoxville, Donald Collins of Indianapolis, IN, and Gennieve Allen of Coroma, KY; step-brothers, David Dillman of Indianapolis, IN, Danny Dillman of McMinnville; step-sister, Chasity Womack of McMinnville. Graveside services will be held Friday, May 26, 2023 at 2:00PM with Bro. Michael Hale officiating and burial at Jaco-Judkins Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at the cemetery for the graveside service. There will not be any visitation or services held at the funeral home. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.