October 30, 2008
Bessie Peele Collins, age 86, of 608 Height Road, Aberdeen, formerly of Vass died Thursday (October 30, 2008) at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM Saturday at New Home Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends after the service in the fellowship hall for a celebration of her life.
A native of Moore County she was a daughter of the late Samuel E. Peele and Mary Jane "Molly" Johnson Peele. She was preceded in death by her husband Raymond Rufus Collins and sons Bobby Collins and Jimmy Collins. She worked for many years at Ithaca
She is survived by: daughter Tammy Morrison and husband David of Aberdeen; a son Buster Collins and wife Dottie of Vass; brother Hubert and wife Peggy Peele of Whispering Pines; Eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the residence of Tammy Morrison, 608 Height Road, Aberdeen, NC.
Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is serving Collins the family. Condolences may be made at: www.fryandprickett.com.