Mrs. Sivilla J. Collins

The Courant American Newspaper
Cartersville, Georgia
June 3, 1897 Page 1:
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Mrs. Collins.

A Good Lady of This City Passes Away Last Week.

Mrs. Sivilla J. Collins, died at her home, on Church street at 11 o’clock on the morning of the 26th ult. Mrs. Collins had been sick for some time and her death was an event not unexpected by her relations.

Mrs. Collins was before her marriage, a Miss Garrison and has lived in Bartow all her life. She had been a member of the Methodist church for over thirty years and was a Christian woman, whose influence for good was felt among those who knew her. She was the wife of Mr. W. J. Collins, whom she leaves behind, and also one daughter, Miss Florence Collins. She had two children that are dead.

The funeral took place from the residence at 2 o’clock p. m. the 27th, and was conducted by Rev. P. Allen.

The remains were interred in Oak Hill cemetery.


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