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Jan Bowling Collier

Published 1:46pm Friday, April 25, 2014

April 24, 2014 

Funeral for Jan Bowling Collier, 69, of Priceville will be Sun., April 27, at 2 p.m. at Blue Springs Baptist Church with the Revs. J.D. Thorne and Ken Collier officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. The body will lie in state for one hour prior to the service.

Burial will be in Blue Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Sat., April 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Collier died Thur., April 24, 2014, at her residence. She was born Jan. 15, 1945, in Morgan County to Aubrey Paul Bowling and Mollie Jo Johnson Bowling. Mrs. Collier graduated from Cotaco High School in 1963. She married Don Collier, on May 29, 1965, at Blue Springs Baptist Church in Florette, Alabama. She was formerly employed by Calhoun Community College as a secretary and was a master gardner. She was preceded in death by a son, Louis Mark Collier.

She is survived by her husband, George D. Collier of Priceville; a daughter, Leigh Anne Collier Swindell, (David) of Priceville; a sister, Joan Bowling Southern of Florette; five grandchildren, Nathan Collier, Erin Collier, Jonathan Swindell, Anna Swindell and Mollie Swindell.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Grantland, Ronald Grantland, Gary Grantland, Harvey Bowling, Nathan Collier, David Swindell, Jonathan Swindell and Terry Glover.

In lieu of flowers, family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Jewish Voice Ministries International.


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