Henry "Fooney" Collins - Thursday, August 24, 2017

Henry “Fooney” Collins, age 73, passed away on August 24, 2017. Henry was predeceased by his parents, Roy and Ruth Henderson Collins And several brothers and sisters. Fooney had an extremely witty personality that never left him even through the many health tribulations he suffered the last several years of his life. His jokes and characterizations of people he knew was enough to make everyone smile and laugh. He was a joy to be around because you never knew what he would come up with next. His unique humor will be missed by many. He is survived by a daughter Beth Ann Null, a grandson Thomas Null II and his wife Angel, 2 Great Grandchildren Dakota and Kaylyn all of Indiana. Brothers Paul (Bossy) Collins and his friend Sue Hall of Saltville, Va. Sammy Collins and his wife Connie of Saltville, Va. Bobby Wayne Collins and his wife Diane of Indiana Sisters Martha Gobble of Saltville, Va. JoAnn Presnell and her husband Kenneth of Saltville, Va. Patricia Colpetzer and her husband Jimmy of Indiana Christine (Susie) Wiederman and her husband Charles of Indiana Also survived by many nieces, nephews and numerous friends Funeral Services for Henry “Fooney” Collins will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, August 27, 2017 in the D.R. Henderson Funeral Home with Elder Kenneth Presnell and Pastor James Gentry officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Pallbearers will be: Richey (Bird) Collins, Jamie Collins, Michael Gobble, Mark Gobble, Ronnie Collins, Anthony Collins, Devon Collins and Cyrus Kestner. The family will receive friends from 2 until 4 p.m. Prior to the service. The family would like to offer a special thank you to everyone at Valley Health Care where Henry made his home for the last several years and to everyone at Smyth County Community Hospital especially Dr. Miller. Online condolences may be made to drhendersonfuneralhome.com The D.R. Henderson Funeral Home is serving the Collins family.

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My prayers are with the family..I grew up with Fooney and all the Collins family. Good people and always loved being around them all. I know he will be missed. RIP  Forney in the arms of our our Lord.

SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR LOSS.  THE FAMILY IS IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.I JUST SAW FOONY OVER AT THE NURSING HOME LAST WEEK.   WE KNOW THAT GOD WILL COMFORT YOU AND GIVE YOU STRENGTH AS ONLY HE CAN.      GOD BLESS YOU!!!

So sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you.