Terrance “Terry” LaGree Collins, Sr., was born May 13, 1965, to the late Henry Norman Collins and Macie Lee Collins of Collins, GA. Terry attended Reidsville High School and at an early age he sought employment, working in the construction industry, and then Claxton Bakery where he would work until his health failed. Terry was well known; he was a man of many words! He enjoyed cooking on the grill with family and friends and feeding the entire community; always having a good ole time. Terry is preceded in death by his parents, Macie & Buddy Collins; a daughter, Tiana Collins; a brother, Melvin Collins; and a sister, Carolyn Collins Mitchell.
He leaves to mourn his memory his two sons, Dominique McNeal of Kansas and Terrance (Shalana) Collins, Jr. of Akin SC; two daughters, Daniella (Donnie) Edmond of Swainsboro and Shearesa Williams of Claxton; six sisters, Mary (Ralph) Rhymes of Collins, Andrea (Otis) McIntosh of Glennville, Amly (Terrance Woods) Clark of Collins, Twanda Morgan of Collins, Annie Collins of Lyons, and Minnie (Willie) Coney of Collins; three brothers, Harold (Mattie) Hall of Macon, Edward Hall of Metter, and Norman (Annie) Collins of Vidalia; eleven grandchildren, Deaire McNeal, McKenzie Brown, Elize Olson, Dominick McNeal Jr., Amore McNeal, Diamond Ardister, Donnie Edmond, Jr., Roman Collins, Maliyah McKie, Trace Wadley; Godmother, Mae Irish Small; a special cousin, Stephanie (Big Terrence) Jackson-Garvin of New Jersey; a few friends he treated like brothers, Tommy Barlow, James “Gator” Williams, and Alford Smith; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and friends.
Visitation is scheduled for Friday, September 10, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the chapel of Low Country Cremation & Burial.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2021, beginning at 11:00 a.m. at the chapel of Low Country Cremation & Burial with Rev. Otto Lewis, presiding and Eulogist, Rev. Wardell Rawls.
Pallbearers will be Terry’s cousins and nephews.
Interment will follow the funeral service at Wilkerson Cemetery.
Low Country Cremation & Burial is serving the Collins family during this time of bereavement.