Antique Vintage 18

Gilbert R. Collins

April 17, 1937 ~ May 19, 2022 (age 85)


Gilbert R. Collins, 85, of Owensboro, passed away on May 19, 2022 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born April 17, 1937 in Daviess County to the late Charles and Dorothy Bruce Collins. Gilbert retired from Whirlpool.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three siblings.

He is survived by his wife, Geraldine Collins; three sons, Michael Collins (Deborah), Tony Collins, and Ricky Collins; one daughter, Debra Darlene Hill (and the late Tony); 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 12 siblings.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Rosehill Cemetery Chapel. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory.

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May 24, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Davis Funeral Home
3009 Frederica St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

Funeral Service
May 24, 2022

1:00 PM
Rosehill - Elmwood Cemetery

Graveside Service
May 24, 2022

2:00 PM
Rosehill - Elmwood Cemetery

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