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Lula Deaner Collins

September 14, 1941 April 6, 2019
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Lula Deaner Adkins Collins, 77, departed this life on April 6, 2019 at Rocky Mount Health & Rehab, Rocky Mount, VA. She was a former resident of Parker Road, Danville, Va. She was born September 14, 1941 in Pittsylvania County, Va. to the late Lessie Haley Adkins and the late Tommy Jackson Adkins. She was married to the late Van Collins.

Deaner worked at the Gingerbread House for a number of years and was of the Christian faith.

Survivors left to cherish her memories include three sisters, Ethel Poindexter of Snow Creek, Va., Leara Rigney of Danville and Burnice Eversole of Florida, and a brother, Tommy Michael Adkins of Martinsville, Va. In addition, she is survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, Deaner was predeceased by a daughter, Tammy Lewis, two sisters, Katherine Herndon and Elizabeth Motley, and two brothers, Fillmore and Dewey Adkins.

Graveside memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2019 at Highland Burial Park, Danville, Va.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Collins family. Online condolences may be made at

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Highland Burial Park

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

Highland Burial Park
3049 North Main Street Danville 24540 VA
United States

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