Obituaries for Friday, February 25, 2005

Published 6:00 am Friday, February 25, 2005

Audrey Ann McGee Collins

Services for Audrey Ann McGee Collins, of Bude, are 3 p.m.Saturday, Feb. 26 at Thirkield U.M. Church in Bude with burial inSt. Paul Church Cemetery in Quentin.

Visitation is today from noon until 5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and atMarshall Funeral Home Chapel in Bude.

Mrs. Collins, 81, died Feb. 22, 2005, at Franklin CountyHospital. She was born in Quentin on Aug. 23, 1923, to LizziahBailey and Lillie Mae Brown Bailey.

She was a homemaker.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, FrankCollins; two sons; a brother; and a sister.

Survivors are her sister, Beatrice Durr; her brother, EugeneBailey; three sons; one daughter; four daughter-in-laws; oneson-in-law; four sisters-in-law; four brothers-in-law; 12grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces,nephews, cousins, and a special friend and companion.

Donald Lee Hancock

Services for Donald Lee Hancock, of Meadville, are 10 a.m.Saturday, Feb. 26 at Pilgram’s Rest Primative Baptist Church withburial in the church cemetery.

Visitation is today from 5-9 p.m. at Franklin Funeral Home.

Mr. Hancock, 64, died Feb. 24, 2005, at his residence. He wasborn in Franklin County on May 25, 1940, to Leo Hancock and GliddieDillon Hancock

He was a refrigeration and electrician technician. He was amember of the Baptist faith.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his brother, Fulton Hancock and his wife, Betty,of Natchez; his nephews, Robbie Hancock, of Laurel, Todd Hancock,of Lake Charles, La., and Steve Hancock, of Natchez; and hisnieces, Valarie Hancock, of Ridgeland, and Connie Scott, of Dover,Ark.