GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for H.B. Collins, 81, of Mullin, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 23 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakview Cemetery in Mullin. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 22 at the funeral home.

He died Sunday, March 19, 2017 in Mills County.

He was born June 22, 1935 in Kimble County to Houston B. Collins Sr. and Willie Shearer Collins. He married Barbara Mansfield June 2, 1951 in Mason.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Collins of Mullins; daughter Nita Calder and husband Ronald of Mullin; grandchildren, Shawn Calder and wife Lori of Mullin, Sandi Thedford and husband Brandon of Comanche, and Robyn Calder of Abilene; great-grandchildren, Lane Calder, Abby Calder, Hunter Thedford, Dylan Thedford, Harlie Thedford, Asher Collins Pitcock, and McKinley Pitcock; and sisters, Charlene Hight of London, Texas and Pat Nixon and husband Raygen of Junction.

He was preceded in death by four sisters, Billie Flanagan Cheshier, Bursie Cassidy, Faye Traweek, and Joycie Collins.