Born August 27, 1931 in Casey County, KY, he was the son of the late Robert and Eula Hamilton Collins. He was an Army veteran and a factory worker. Donald was a member of the Grace Fellowship Church. He enjoyed fishing.
Survivors include a step-daughter, Peggy Jean Purvis; two step-sons, Darrell and Terry Lee Phillips; and sister, Maxine (and Harlan) Lane of Hustonville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Iva Louise Tedder Collins, who passed away October 2, 2002; two brothers, Luther and Milford Collins; and three sisters, Irene Douglas, Iva Dean Collins, and Lorene Thomas.
Funeral services are 1:00 P.M. Friday, January 15, 2016 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Vola Brown and Bro. Bud Stidham officiating. Burial will follow in Cold Springs Cemetery with military honors by the Casey County Honor Guard.
Visitation is Friday from 11:00 A.M. until funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Grace Fellowship Church in memory of Mr. Donald Collins.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with guestbook available online at www.mckinneybrown.com.