The State Paper Wednesday March 26 1902 pg 2 col 3
Gathered by the Relentless Reaper is Marion County
Special to the State.
Mrs Louise R Collins
Marion March 25---Mrs Louise R Collins, an aged lady who has resided
many years in the home of her granddaughter, Mrs John Wilcox, died today in Mullins
while on a visit to her sick daughter, Mrs Smith. Mrs Collins, whose maiden name was
Dever, was a native of Texas and was a lady of high character, developed and fortified
by the perils of the Texas revolution in which her father took an active part.
She married Mr Sidney E Collins, who was born in Alabama and removed with his
family to this county shortly after the war. He died upwards of 12 [?hard to read--cgk]
Submitted by Carolyn Klear, 10 Oct 2003.
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