John W. Collins a member of the HPROA, passed away on March 25, 2018, at the age of 90. He was preceded in death by his wife Thelma A. Collins. He joined the Houston Police Department on May 21, 1956, Academy Class #14. Police Officer Collins retired on April 5, 1978.
The body was entrusted with Bailey and Foster Funeral Home, 207 South Magnolia Street, Palestine, Texas 75801 (903) 729-2248.
The Funeral Service was held at First United Methodist Church - Grapeland, 715 US Highway 287 North, Grapeland, Texas 75844 (936) 687-4730, on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. His burial took place at Parker Cemetery in Elkhart, Texas 75839.
Recieved this information April 23, 2018