Elwood Terry Collins, 66, passed away peacefully on April 25, 2013. Elwood was born August 7, 1946 in Washington, DC. He worked for many years in shipping and receiving. Elwood was a member of the Raleigh 4th Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Graveside Service: 2:00 pm, Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, NC.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Wednesday, May 1, 2013at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545.
Surviving: wife of 44 years, Frances Brantley Collins; children, Elizabeth Collins Hawks (William) of Louisburg, Christopher Lee Collins of Knightdale, Terri Collins Morrison of Ft. Worth, Texas, Annie Collins Carmichael (Ray) of Middlesex; siblings, George Michael Blue, Linda Bonin (Harold), Elaine Blue all of Raleigh, Lynne Page (Van) of Louisburg; sister-in-law, Lois Blue of Henderson, 8 grandchildren.
Elwood was preceded in death by his parents, Henry David Blue and Anna Jean Terry and a brother, Vester Blue.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27620.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.