Gina Carol Harrington Collins, 53, of McKenzie, passed away Sunday, August 30, at her home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 3, at 11 a.m., at the Huntingdon Missionary Baptist Church with Lynn Stapleton officiating. Burial will follow at Prospect Cemetery. Bruceton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Collins was born Dec. 23, 1966, in Huntingdon, to Joseph “Redbear” Harrington, of Hollow Rock, and the late Patsy A. Mullins Harrington. She was a member of the Huntingdon Missionary Baptist Church and a nurse for TN Health Management. She served with Helping Hands, helped with vacation bible school, and taught nursing classes as well as many other things.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a sister, Pamela Harrington, and an aunt, Linda Harrington.
In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband of 16 years, Diamond Collins Jr.; a daughter, Rebecca Guilfoy, of Raleigh, N.C.; six grandchildren, a special friend, Kathleen Smiley, and numerous other family and friends.
Pallbearers will be Larry, Tony and Laird Collins, Charles Halford, James Laird Collins and John Hawkins.