Kathy Louise Collins, age 65, of Betsy Layne, KY, passed from this life surrounded by her family, Saturday, November 4, 2017 at her residence. Kathy was born to the late Neil and Florence Vanover Simpson on June 4, 1952 in Pike County, KY.
Besides both parents, Kathy is preceded in death by one sister, Sheila Collins; two brothers, Jimmy D. and Larry N. Simpson.
Kathy is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Curtis Collins; one son, Paul (Marie) Collins; three daughters, Tammy (Keith) Johnson, Katherine “Tiny” (Robert K.) Cole and Angelia (Brad) Sykes; seventeen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Kathy will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
The family will accept friends at the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 6PM and Monday, November 6, 2017 with a service starting at 7PM each night. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 11:00AM with Keith Collins officiating. Burial will follow in the Annie E. Young Cemetery, Shelbiana, KY.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home of Pikeville, KY.