Born: November 03, 1960
Died: March 03, 2012
Clyde Collins, Jr. 51, of Lafayette, died at Franciscan Health, St. Elizabeth East 7:37 PM Saturday March 3, 2012. He had been a patient there snice suffering a heart attack 6 days ago.
Clyde was born in Delphi, IN. November 3, 1960, the son of the late Clyde R. and Betty J. Collins. He was a graduate of Dephi High School and Lincoln Technical Institute as an ASE Master Automobile Mechanic. He had most recently worked at the Muffler Man. Clyde was a member of Trinity Chapel Church in Thorntown.
He married Barbara A. Scott in Lafayette March 26, 1994 and she survives.
Surviving beside his wife is a step-daughter, Lori A.(Westmoreland) Brock (husband Nelson) of Bethleham, GA.; 2 step-sons, Sam Westmoreland (wife Terri) of Thorntown, IN. and Jason Westmoreland (wife Annie) of Dayton, IN. a brother Robert Collins of San Rafael, CA.; and a sister Teresa Bullington (husband Scott) of Delphi, IN.; 3 step-sisters, Karen Ahlfield of Clarksville, TN.; Roselyn Smith (husband Ed) of Lafayette, IN. and Jean Collins of Lafayette, IN. Also surviving are 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at the Trinity Chapel Church in Thorntown 10:30 AM Wednesday, Rev. Sam Westmoreland officiating. Graveside services will be held at Fairhaven Cemetery in Mulberry 1:00 PM Wednesday. Friends may best express sympathy with memorials to the Collis family to assist with expenses. Hahn-Groeber Funeral Home, Lafayette is caring for the family. Memories and condolences may be left at www.hahngroeberfuneralhome.com.